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Old 12-17-2009
Inserting control characters at the end of each line

How to add control characters at the end of each line in a file?

Can anyone help me with this?

Thanks,
Shobana
# 2  
Old 12-17-2009
If this has to to with the ^M post earlier:
^M is the return key which in script is: \r
one way to do this:
Code:
while read record
do
    echo "$record \r"
done < oldfile > newfile

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Old 12-17-2009
Code:
dos2unix file file
unix2dos file file

 

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