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Create Patch Files Using Diff And Patch Example

diff and patch example

Using diff to create batch files and subsequently running them against select files is such a convenient way to update, fix or change existing files, but many developers and system administrators simply don’t know much about them.

Here is a quick diff and patch example, how to use diff and apply changes for select files. Use diff –help to check out more options and flags.

NOTE: pay caution when using patching, any mistake or error are executed without warning or undo feature. ...

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Listed in Linux, Shell Scripting, Ubuntu

Tags: diff, patch