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|Short description=Applies a patch to a file
 
|Short description=Applies a patch to a file
 
|Full description=GNU version of Larry Wall's program that takes "diff's" output and applies it to an original file to generate a modified version of that file. Normally, the patched versions are put in place of the originals. Backups can be made.
 
|Full description=GNU version of Larry Wall's program that takes "diff's" output and applies it to an original file to generate a modified version of that file. Normally, the patched versions are put in place of the originals. Backups can be made.
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|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/patch/
 
|User level=intermediate
 
|User level=intermediate
|Status=Live
 
|Component programs=
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/patch/patch.html
 
|VCS checkout command=
 
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Documentation note=User manual included
 
|Documentation note=User manual included
|Paid support=
 
|IRC help=
 
|IRC general=
 
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|Related projects=CVSps,Diffutils,LibXDiff,Patchutils,Patchwork,wdiff,gawk
 
|Related projects=CVSps,Diffutils,LibXDiff,Patchutils,Patchwork,wdiff,gawk
 
|Keywords=development,editing,word-processing,diff,patch
 
|Keywords=development,editing,word-processing,diff,patch
|Is GNU=y
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|Version identifier=2.6.1
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|Version date=2009-12-30
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/patch/patch-2.6.1.tar.bz2
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review date=2010-05-01
 
|Last review date=2010-05-01
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=2.6.1
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|Is GNU=Yes
|Version status=stable
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|GNU package identifier=patch
|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/patch/patch-2.6.1.tar.bz2
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|License verified date=2010-01-07
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|License=GPLv2
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|License verified date=2010-01-07
 
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|Email=agruen@suse.de
 
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Revision as of 16:40, 27 March 2013

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Patch

https://www.gnu.org/software/patch/
Applies a patch to a file.

GNU version of Larry Wall's program that takes "diff's" output and applies it to an original file to generate a modified version of that file. Normally, the patched versions are put in place of the originals. Backups can be made.

Documentation

Selection from the FSF shop

Free as in Freedom 2.0, by Richard Stallman

Introduction to the Command Line



Helping the GNU Project and the Free Software Movement



If you have corrections to this entry or questions about it, please contact: mailto:maintainers@gnu.org


Related Projects





Licensing

License

Verified by

Verified on

Notes

Verified by

Bendikker

Verified on

1 May 2018




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Christopher R. Gabriel Maintainer
Andreas Gruenbacher Maintainer
Bruno Haible Contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/patch
Downloadhttps://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/patch/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss/
Generalhttps://savannah.gnu.org/people/
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/patch/
Downloadhttps://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/patch/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/patch.git/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-patch/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/patch-commit/


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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 19 January 2019.



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