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Old 10-23-2006, 02:26 PM   #1
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How to use .patch file?


Hello,

how can I install a *.patch file?

thanks
Tobias
 
Old 10-23-2006, 02:41 PM   #2
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You usually in the top level directory where the source code has been extracted too use patch -p1 < /path/to/file.patch to apply the patch to the source then you go through the normal ./configure, make and make install for the building/installing of the source code.
 
Old 10-24-2006, 09:05 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by tobiasw
Hello,

how can I install a *.patch file?

thanks
Tobias

man patch


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