Command Prompt / Console / Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL)

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  1. Preserve the formatting of the command window

    Pasting the contents of the clipboard loses all formatting - msbuild (and other programs probably) format (colourize) their output which makes them far more readable but only while it's in the command window.

    Preserving the formatting when copying would provide the same benefits in the event the command output is copied and pasted to a file

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    • new edlin.exe and debug.exe

      A new version of old edlin and debug will be fine..thanks

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