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Bash patches format

On 05/30/2018 02:04 AM, Marty E. Plummer 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.

Makes no real difference to me on the Cygwin port.  -p1 is slightly 
nicer, but it's a scripted solution to apply patches, and very easy to 
tweak the script to match whatever the patches look like.

Eric Blake, Principal Software Engineer
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