Hi Dan. $ xxd row2.txt
0000000: 7465 7874 206f 6620 6669 6c65 2072 6f77 text of file row
0000010: 322e 7478 740a 2.txt.
0a. Normally dependable Gedit, used for such tinkering, is putting in that
linefeed. From my regular IDE I also see it.
Sorry for the possible false alarm. Good news is the new extension
compiles easy and works well.
Thanks for everything.