Subject: Re: gcc and patches
To: Michael Rauch <email@example.com>
From: Johnny C. Lam <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/26/2001 14:00:01
Michael Rauch <email@example.com> writes:
> as the package lang/gcc (2.95.2) is not yet supported on NetBSD/sparc 1.5,
> I've hacked a little bit around and have now a running version. I'm now at
> the stage where I'd like to submit these patches back to NetBSD, but
> couldn't find real info what would be the best way (well, except that I
> should write a PR.) E.g. I have to modify existing patch-files, patches to
> patch-files or just the new version?
That good news! Judging from other PRs, people generally provide a
path against the existing package structure, so I say for you to
generate a large unidiff against the existing patches.
-- Johnny C. Lam <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Department of Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University