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I wonder whether is any sript / software which is capable to undo the effect of the ASCII ftp transfer of binary files (jpeg images)

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Why don't you set your client to binary mode before downloading the files? – JKM Oct 31 '12 at 13:42
It's not me. I am just handling damage control. Anyway, I've figured it out. – ts01 Oct 31 '12 at 13:51
@ts01 - Please delete this question if you no longer want an answer, or even better answer the question yourself. – Nifle Oct 31 '12 at 13:53
@Nifle just doin' – ts01 Oct 31 '12 at 13:56

Well, it seems to be quite simple, given I knew source and target OS (linux & windows), it was as simple as changing all "\r\n" to "\n"

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