Hello,

In message "[ruby-core:19618] Result of backticks"
    on Oct.30,2008 06:19:53, <jdeville / microsoft.com> wrote:
> `echo disc world` returns "disc world\n"
> 
> I'm wondering why this isn't platform independent. Why doesn't Ruby on Windows return "disc world\n\r?" Is the behavior of returning only \n officially the spec? Or is it implementation specific?

It's spec.
Kernel#` reads the output of the executed command in text mode.


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U.Nakamura <usa / garbagecollect.jp>