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Extra character in a downloaded file

From: Hoog, Carl <>
Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2004 11:08:07 -0500

I'm a new CURL user. I've been able to connect to an https server and download a file successfully to my UNIX box. My problem is that each line in the file has a ^M character at the end. What causes this extra character? Can I download differently so that I don't get it or will I need to strip it off after I have the file?
Thanks for any help.

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Received on 2004-07-19