Beginner Help...Applying Patch...How To?

Aaron J. Grier aaron at
Thu Aug 21 02:30:55 UTC 2003

On Mon, Aug 18, 2003 at 01:29:22PM +0100, Aditya wrote:
> Dear RTEMS Users
> May I Know how to apply this patch?

with the patch program, of course.

cd /where/is/the/source/of/rtems
patch -p3 < /where/is/the/diff/file.diff

if patch asks "File to patch: " then control-C and try changing the
parameter to -p.  it controls how many slashes in the pathname are
stripped to find files, and 3 is just a guess.

  Aaron J. Grier  |   Frye Electronics, Tigard, OR   |  aaron at

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