patch 2.6-2 source package in Ubuntu


patch (2.6-2) unstable; urgency=low

  * Update watch file.
  * Section: vcs.
  * Suggests: diffutils-doc instead of diff-doc, thanks Christoph Anton
    Mitterer for spotting. Closes: #558974.

patch (2.6-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * New upstream version. Fixes:
    + Closes: #402737: append to .rej files instead of overwriting them
    + Closes: #372769: patch aborts with "pch.c:622: intuit_diff_type:
      Assertion `i0 != NONE' failed."
    + Closes: #558485: patch creates backup files with 000 perms for newly
      created files
    + Closes: #386188: -o creates empty output on null patch
    + Closes: #271946: fails to create new files when POSIXLY_CORRECT is set
    + Closes: #445309: output result to stdout
  * Document in NEWS that the unified-reject-files and global-reject-file
    options are now included upstream, but called differently.
  * Enable test suite.
 -- Ubuntu Archive Auto-Sync <email address hidden>   Mon,  14 Dec 2009 18:46:40 +0000

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patch_2.6-2.diff.gz 7.8 KiB 2ad24a6c333f87499cb6b4b21c8956e6
patch_2.6-2.dsc 922 bytes 521b6f68dc81c70bddab49e092d73940

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patch: Apply a diff file to an original

 Patch will take a patch file containing any of the four forms
 of difference listing produced by the diff program and apply
 those differences to an original file, producing a patched