Hiep Nguyen wrote: > > hi all, i have centos 5 w/o gui. i can only have access via ssh. > > i have a text file that contains special (unprintable) characters, what > editor i can use to exam what those character are??? > > i use vi, but i don't know what is ^@ > > may be an editor that can show ASCII as dec or hex. Is 'file' able to identify it? It may be a unicode RTF document, or an image file like TIF. -Ross ______________________________________________________________________ This e-mail, and any attachments thereto, is intended only for use by the addressee(s) named herein and may contain legally privileged and/or confidential information. If you are not the intended recipient of this e-mail, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution or copying of this e-mail, and any attachments thereto, is strictly prohibited. If you have received this e-mail in error, please immediately notify the sender and permanently delete the original and any copy or printout thereof.