conf/88712: [UPDATE] freebsd-tips: Add "how to strip UTF-8 BOM"

chinsan chinsan.tw at gmail.com
Sat Sep 23 22:10:22 PDT 2006


The following reply was made to PR conf/88712; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: chinsan <chinsan.tw at gmail.com>
To: "Pav Lucistnik" <pav at freebsd.org>
Cc: FreeBSD-gnats-submit at freebsd.org, bug-followup at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: conf/88712: [UPDATE] freebsd-tips: Add "how to strip UTF-8 BOM"
Date: Sun, 24 Sep 2006 13:02:01 +0800

 Hi, pav:
 
 > Typo? Byte Order Mark.
 Oh, Sorry. It's a typo. :p
 
 >
 > Also, why -i flag, when you're not editing the file inplace?
 >
 > $ sed -i -s -e 's|a|b|' < foo > ooof
 > sed: -i may not be used with stdin
 Thanks for notice, the floowing is the modified patch:
 
   sed -e '1s/^\xef\xbb\xbf//' < bomfile > newfile
 
 Would you please take a review with it again?
 Thanks. :)
 
 - chinsan


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