Subject: patching a large number of files
To: None <>
From: Igor Sobrado <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 05/16/2005 11:13:53
I am currently working on a *big* patch for some userland commands.
This patch will update a lot of files (about twenty of them) in the
source code tree.

How should I submit these patches to simplify applying the changes?

Should I replace the

--- dd.c        2005-05-12 23:12:01.000000000 +0200
+++ dd.c.proposed       2005-05-13 23:05:20.000000000 +0200
@@ -94,7 +94,8 @@

lines at the begining of each patch with the relative pathname
to each file modified starting at src/?

Thanks again!