Subject: Re: patching a large number of files
To: None <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 05/17/2005 18:09:33
On Mon, 2005-05-16 at 05:28 -0400, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
> - Go to the top level of the CVS tree and run "cvs -q diff -u"

In big trees (such as the NetBSD one), this is very inefficient.  In
these cases, it's better to add a list of the files you modified to
the cvs diff command, as in "cvs -q diff -u dir1/file1 dir2/file2".

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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