[Fedora-packaging] Use of dos2unix in %prep

Nicolas Mailhot nicolas.mailhot at laposte.net
Fri Jan 23 11:04:05 UTC 2009

Le Ven 23 janvier 2009 11:39, Denis Leroy a écrit :
> Toshio Kuratomi wrote:
>> Nicolas Mailhot wrote:
>>> Le Jeu 22 janvier 2009 00:53, Toshio Kuratomi a écrit :
>>>> This discussion has ranged far afield of the original post.
>>>> So, does anyone know of a reason to keep the dos2unix warning?
>>> Is there anything dos2unix does which can not be done by standard
>>> tools like sed?
>>> for txt in *.txt ; do
>>>    iconv -f WINDOWS-1252 -t UTF-8 -o $txt.1 $txt
>>>    fold -s $txt.1 > $txt.2
>>>    sed -i 's/\r//' $txt.2
>>>    touch -r $txt $txt.2
>>>    mv $txt.2 $txt
>>>    rm $txt.1
>>> done
>> I don't know of any.
> The whole point is to replace those 8 confusing lines of scripting
> with simple call. It makes the spec file easier to read.

But this simple call does not do half of the stuff of those 8 lines.

It only replaces the
sed -i 's/\r//' $txt part

Nicolas Mailhot

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