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Linuxpower: The Patch Utilities

Feb 06, 1999, 17:28 (0 Talkback[s])

"Under Linux, source code patches are quite common. These patches are created using the diff command and applied using patch. But, the options, especially for patch, can be somewhat confusing if you have not used them before."

"... after applying a patch, it is generally a good idea to run a find command to determine if any reject files have been left."

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