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bug #42459: -p0 command line parameter required where it is actually not

Submitter:  Andrey <andry81>
Submitted:  Thu 29 May 2014 12:30:58 PM UTC
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
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Thu 29 May 2014 01:12:10 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Seems the problem is in the format of a text file. The patch has Unix style line returnes. If convert to the Windows style then the bug will dissappear. But it is strange because original sources has Unix style line returnes too.

Andrey <andry81>
Thu 29 May 2014 12:30:58 PM UTC, original submission:  

Application: patch.exe
Version: 2.7.1
Backend: Cygwin 1.7.30_1

Steps to reproduce:
1. Before applying the patch extract the archive to the log4cxx_1 subfolder in the same directory where the apache-log4cxx-0.10.0 folder is (in my case it was the "apache" folder).
2. make the "apache-log4cxx-0.10.0/.." folder current
3. run the patch as "patch -i apache-log4cxx-0.10.0-win7-x64.patch"

can't find file to patch at input line 5
Perhaps you should have used the -p or --strip option?
The text leading up to this was:
|Binary files apache-log4cxx-0.10.0\open.obj and log4cxx_1\apache-log4cxx-0.10.0\open.obj differ
|diff -rupN apache-log4cxx-0.10.0\src\ant\apr-build.xml log4cxx_1\apache-log4cxx-0.10.0\src\ant\apr-build.xml
|--- apache-log4cxx-0.10.0\src\ant\apr-build.xml        Tue Apr 01 06:33:52 2008
|+++ log4cxx_1\apache-log4cxx-0.10.0\src\ant\apr-build.xml      Wed Jul 07 16:19:00 2010
File to patch:

Seems the patch utility can't find the file but it is actually exists.

I have tested the version 2.5.8 under the Cygwin 1.5.25-15 and found that it does not have what kind of behaviour. Is that a bug?

Andrey <andry81>


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file #31464:  apache-log4cxx- added by andry81 (794KiB - application/octet-stream)
file #31463:  apache-log4cxx-0.10.0-win7-x64.patch added by andry81 (22KiB - application/octet-stream)


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    2014-05-29 andry81 Attached File- Added apache-log4cxx-, #31464
    2014-05-29 andry81 Attached File- Added apache-log4cxx-0.10.0-win7-x64.patch, #31463

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