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Old 04-02-2004, 04:28 PM   #1
ybaws
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patching


hey everybody

i down a program (source code)and install it on my machine mandrake 9.1


i have the patch for that program and i want to install it
how i go about patching my installation

thanks
 
Old 04-02-2004, 04:35 PM   #2
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typically -

tar -zxf package.tar.gz
cd package
patch -Np1 < ../file.patch
 
Old 04-02-2004, 04:40 PM   #3
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thanks i'll try that
 
Old 04-02-2004, 04:52 PM   #4
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if it doesn't work - try -Np0 instead.
 
  


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