you can try dos2unix, a common command-line tool, or inside vi:                 
<esc> :g/^v^m/s///

rick


On Sat, 15 Dec 2001, Dinakar Desai wrote:

> Hello:
> 
> I have some files that were created in windows. When I use vi  editor
> the line ending shows as ^M. what is the easiest method to remove
> them.
> Thank you.
> 
> Dinakar


On Sat, 15 Dec 2001, Vincent Foley wrote:

> If you use vim, try this:
> :set ff=unix
> 
> On Sat, Dec 15, 2001 at 08:23:17AM +0900, Dinakar Desai wrote:
> > Hello:
> > 
> > I have some files that were created in windows. When I use vi  editor
> > the line ending shows as ^M. what is the easiest method to remove them.
> > Thank you.
> > 
> > Dinakar
> > 
> > 
> > 
> 
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