Subject: Re: cvs diff vs diff(1)
To: Lubomir Sedlacik <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/25/2003 13:11:15
On Sat, Jan 25, 2003 at 12:19:55PM +0100, Lubomir Sedlacik wrote:

> i meant it breaks the policy which says that we should have patches in
> "diff -bu" format.  sorry if it was uncertain.

Can someone explain why a "cvs diff" vs. a "diff" would be a problem here?

I guess the policy author(s) just wanted to stress the "-bu" part here,
and a "cvs diff -bu" is ok too.