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NULLs at start of line? (2 posts)
- Started 15 years ago by johnkershaw
- Latest reply 15 years ago from Jim Matthews
As of yesterday afternoon Fetch has started downloading plain text files with double spacing and a 'null' character x00 at the start of every line. I presume this is some kind of line break conversion glitch? If I download the file to a Finder folder and open it with BBEdit/show invis I see the double-spacing and nulls. If I cmd-J (open with BBEdit) the file is fine - no nulls, normal spacing.
Jim Matthews Administrator
It sounds like Fetch is downloading the files in binary mode, rather than text mode. You can fix this by choosing "Text" from the Mode pop-up menu or adding suffix mappings that identify these files as text files.
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