Text Files

Some articles on text files, text, file, text file, files:

Join (Unix)
... Unix-like operating systems that merges the lines of two sorted text files based on the presence of a common field ... It is similar to the join operator used in relational databases but operating on text files ... The join command takes as input two text files and a number of options ...
Text File - Formats - MIME
... Text files usually have the MIME type "text/plain", usually with additional information indicating an encoding ... Prior to the advent of Mac OS X, the Mac OS system regarded the content of a file (the data fork) to be a text file when its resource fork indicated that the type of the file was "TEXT" ... Under the Microsoft Windows operating system, a file is regarded as a text file if the suffix of the name of the file (the "extension") is "txt" ...
Linebreak - Representations
... Symbian OS, Palm OS LF+CR Acorn BBC and RISC OS spooled text output ... OpenVMS uses a record-based file system, which stores text files as one record per line ... In most file formats, no line terminators are actually stored, but the Record Management Services facility can transparently add a terminator to each line when it is retrieved by an application ...
Storage Types of Data File
... The data files can be stored in two ways Text files ... Binary files ... A text file (also called ASCII files) stores information in ASCII characters ...

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