Re: [cc65] using newline in cprintf on c64

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From: Ullrich von Bassewitz (
Date: 2003-03-07 00:44:44


On Fri, Mar 07, 2003 at 12:27:02AM +0100, Maciej Witkowiak wrote:
> So I ask the last time to be sure[1]: in cc65 conio characters:
> #13
> does carriage return and does not advance the line
> #10
> advances the line but does not do carriage return
> ?

Yes. The reason is to have more control over the cursor (and of course that
the "original" conio library behaves like that).

> I see that GEOS conio now does CR+LF for #13 and LF for #10.
> That's wrong, right?


> [1] I hate such situations :) Just like off-by-one bugs in asm/C code...

I'm sorry for not communicating this on the developers list. However, there
were several discussions about cr/lf behaviour on the cc65 mailing list, so I
did assume that everybody knows about it. Maybe I should make it a FAQ...



Ullrich von Bassewitz                        
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