make makepatch

Franco Fichtner franco at
Thu Oct 27 06:30:53 UTC 2016

> On 27 Oct 2016, at 8:28 AM, Jochen Neumeister <joneum at> wrote:
> Is this now right, that i can only use the new patch in /files? With
> "make clean" i delete the work folder and the old patches.

If all the previous patches patch a single file, makepatch will generate the
patch for the file, because it doesn't care about the ptch context, just the

If you want, you can deconstruct the new patch file and push the individual
chunks into their old files to silence portlint, but that only works if the
patches do not depend on each other.


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