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I used to deal with this stuff daily. Can't speak to WinSCP as I used GoAnywhere but, to me, it's just a matter of knowing what you're dealing with.

Different EOL treatment is no different than knowing what delimiters, if any, are in your file. Your process needs to adapt accordingly.

We did thousands of file transfers a day but they were all parameter driven. For a given host and/or transfer type, we had the delimiters, EOL, etc. soft coded in a config file and just dealt with it that way. Typically using CpyFrmImpF.

Roger Harman
COMMON Certified Application Developer - ILE RPG on IBM i on Power

-----Original Message-----
From: MIDRANGE-L <midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> On Behalf Of Jack Woehr via MIDRANGE-L
Sent: Wednesday, February 15, 2023 6:52 AM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion <midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Jack Woehr <jwoehr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: FTP from unix/linux system causing EOL issues


*tr -d '\r' <input.txt >output.txt*

Ladies and gentlemen, all these problems were solved in the 1970's in Unix.
Get to know your IBM i Unix-like environment!

On Wed, Feb 15, 2023 at 12:30 AM Don Brown via MIDRANGE-L <
midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

After ftp'ing the file directly to a physical file we have a end of line
character of hex 0D

We have added some code to replace the hex 0D with a blank and this has
enabled the file to be processed but I have not been able to find any
other option.

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