[texhax] Carriage Return key

Philip TAYLOR P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Sun May 14 11:55:08 CEST 2006

How nice to know you're still in contact, Peter !
How are you ?

I don't have such a file on which to test, but
if TeX complains of an invalid character '^^K',
I would be inclined to try :

	\catcode `\^^K = \catcode `\

as a first attempt.  Do please let me know if
this helps.

** Phil.
Peter Abbott wrote:
> My data files contain 'carriage return' and it is not possible to use 
> an editor to remove them. Tex complains
> Text line contains an invalid character.
> ^^K
> How do I tell TeX to treat 'carriage return' as a space and what 
> character code is 'carriage return' please.

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