Name

mac — convert UNIX or DOS ASCII text to Apple Macintosh format

DESCRIPTION

convert UNIX or DOS ASCII newlines to Apple Macintosh format.

Unix uses LF (Line feed: \n) sequence to identify a newline.

DOS uses CRLF (Carriage return/Line feed: \r\n) sequence to identify a newline.

Mac uses CR (Carriage return: \r) sequence to identify a newline.

EXAMPLES

Example: Filter example

[filter mac]
  Input text with Unix newlines
  Input text with DOS newlines
  Input text with Max newlines
[/filter]

          

NOTES

AVAILABILITY

mac is available in Interchange versions:

4.6.0-5.7.0 (git-head)

SOURCE

Interchange 5.7.0:

Source: code/Filter/mac.filter
Lines: 19


# Copyright 2002-2007 Interchange Development Group and others
# Copyright 1996-2002 Red Hat, Inc.
# 
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
# the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
# (at your option) any later version.  See the LICENSE file for details.
# 
# $Id: mac.filter,v 1.4 2007-03-30 23:40:45 pajamian Exp $

CodeDef mac Filter
CodeDef mac Description UNIX/DOS to Mac OS newlines
CodeDef mac Routine <<EOR
sub {
my $val = shift;
$val =~ s/\r?\n|\r\n?/\r/g;
return $val;
}
EOR

AUTHORS

Interchange Development Group

SEE ALSO

dos(7ic), unix(7ic), line(7ic)

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