brushing up chapter 6

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Sep 11 20:08:23 PDT 2002


On September 7, 2002 01:21 pm, Timothy Bauscher wrote:
> apply cleanly. Also, when creating a patch, do not use "old/"
> and "new/", but rather "BOOK/" and "BOOK.old/" (as it means
> less work for us).

It's not good practice (IMO) to depend on other people's top-level directory 
structures. I always make it a personal habit of using "patch -P1" that way 
it doesn't matter what the top level dir was called on the creators system.

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