[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Bash patches format

"Marty E. Plummer" <hanetzer at> wrote:

> Maintainers, I'd really like to hear your thoughts on this matter. If
> the diffs are produced as -p1 unified diffs, then downstreams who do
> convert from -p0 context won't have to, and distros who work around it
> won't either.  

Alpine Linux uses -p1 and unified diffs for almost everything. I
personally find unified diffs easier to read, but I don't have any
strong opinion what bash should use. It is trivial for us to adapt.

I vote for whatever makes Chet's work easier.

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 833 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
URL: <>