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Subject: Re: developing rockbox and updating patches

Re: developing rockbox and updating patches

From: Andreas Gnau <>
Date: Thu, 02 Aug 2007 01:06:17 +0200

Dave Hooper schrieb:
> Make sure the editor you use preserves the line endings of the original
> files
> Unfortunately you don't say what text editor you are using, maybe it
> isn't designed for programming?
> Personally I use jmacs on cygwin. I would avoid a Windows-only text
> editor such as Notepad since these will change line endings whenever you
> save the file.
The keyword is "Use UNIX line endings" i.e. only newline (\n) and no
carriage return (\r). Your editor should have a setting for that.
Received on 2007-08-02

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