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Re: [Nano-devel] [PATCH] startup: show the correct number of lines when
Re: [Nano-devel] [PATCH] startup: show the correct number of lines when opening multiple files
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:36:28 -0600
On Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:18:14 +0200
Benno Schulenberg <address@hidden> wrote:
> (This loses the information about format conversion that nano shows
> when a single file is opened, but... how often do we still uses DOS
> or Mac files nowadays?)
Could the format conversion message be written to stderr, along with filename?
There are still many downloads in DOS/Mac format that cause problems with
scripts. The conversion message is useful when viewing the file to verify its
contents, and the ^O indicator is only visible if the file is modified.