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Patch

http://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

User manual included

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:patch

Download

Download version 2.6.1 (stable)
released on 30 December 2009

Categories

Related Projects




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2Kelly Hopkins7 January 2010



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Andreas Gruenbacher Maintainer
Christopher R. Gabriel Maintainer
David MacKenzie Contributor
Wayne Davison Contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperMailing List Subscribehttp://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/patch-commit
DeveloperDownloadhttp://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/patch/
Bug TrackingE-mailmailto:bug-patch@gnu.org
DeveloperHomepagehttp://savannah.gnu.org/projects/patch
Bug TrackingBug Trackinghttp://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=patch
Bug TrackingMailing List Subscribehttp://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-patch


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 1 May 2010.



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