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Re: gawk 4.1.4: CR separate char for CRLF files




On Thu, 10 Aug 2017 16:48:47, Brian Inglis wrote:
Many archives and sites display lines off the right margin instead of allowing
them to wrap as normal in HTML. Possibly using pre format style without
horizontal scrollbars instead of just specifying a monospace font style. That
makes it a site or converter design issue!

Nope. Wrong. David has been doing this for over 2 years:

http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2015-01/msg00232.html

So it is a user issue. The user must hard wrap because Cygwin site does not.
When he knowingly disregards this he does it to the detriment of all users of
the archives.


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