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Old 08-22-2005, 06:22 PM   #1
psychobuffalo
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Patching: Assume?


I tried to apply a kernel patch and found it was already installed. But in this message:

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Reversed (or previously applied) patch detected!  Assume -R? [n]
... what does "Assume -R" mean? And what would I respond if I wanted the re-apply the patch? Thanks.
 
Old 08-22-2005, 06:29 PM   #2
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If you want it to 'assume -R', it reverses the before and after state of the patch. In other words, if it has been applied, it backs it out.
 
  


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