Author: William Gerbert
Reading Unix ASCII files
Do you need to read ASCII files that originate from a UNIX system? While DOS/
Windows environments separate lines with a #10#13 combination (^J^M), in UNIX
systems only a #10 is inserted.
The regular Readln() does not recognize these line breaks.
A quick-and-dirty solution is loading the file into a TStringList. The
TStringList.LoadFromFile() method will break up the lines - see below:
1 with TStringlist.Create do2 begin3 LoadFromFile(myfile);