bugGNU patch - Bugs: bug #42616, use distinct return codes for...


bug #42616: use distinct return codes for faield patch versus not found sources files

Submitted by:  Toralf Förster <toralf>
Submitted on:  Wed 25 Jun 2014 05:59:25 PM UTC  
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Wed 25 Jun 2014 05:59:25 PM UTC, original submission:

It would help Gentoo's patch tool to not try higher values of -p, liek -p2, , -p4 and so on if a patch already failed due to a failed hunk, eg look at http://bpaste.net/show/407010/

Toralf Förster <toralf>


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