... until the collector arrives ...

This "blog" is really just a scratchpad of mine. There is not much of general interest here. Most of the content is scribbled down "live" as I discover things I want to remember. I rarely go back to correct mistakes in older entries. You have been warned :)


Line Breaks in Mathematica

In Mathematica, running on Windows, I wanted to generate a text file using UNIX newline conventions.  Unfortunately, the Export / Text function does not provide an option governing line terminators -- you always get the convention of the host platform.  As a workaround, if you export using String format, then the file will use Mathematica's convention, which is UNIX-style.

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