Applying a patch to a port
ltsampros at upnet.gr
Fri Sep 3 12:53:18 UTC 2010
bsd <bsd at todoo.biz> writes:
> I have a patch for clamav that was submited by a developer of clamav.
> I don't know how to apply It to the source code of the port.
> What I would like to do:
> 1. Get the source code
> 2. cd to the source directory
> 3. Apply the patch
> 4. Recompile
> 5. Test
as a starting point you could follow this procedure:
a) cd /usr/ports/security/clamav
b) make extract
c) cd work/clamav-whatever-version
d) patch -p0 < the.patch.file.provided.by.the.clamav.developer.diff
e) cd ../..
f) make install (as usual)
Hope this helps.
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