How to remove ^M character

Paul Beard paulbeard at
Fri Aug 1 15:45:50 PDT 2003

On Friday, August 01, 2003, at 01:31AM, Anil Garg <anilg at> wrote:

>I ftp'd a file from windows to freebsd....not its every line has ^M at its
>Is there some command in vi (or some way) by whcih ^M can be removed.

got room for one more? 

perl -pi -e s#\\r#\\n#g <your file name>

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