swhetzel at gmail.com
Sat Apr 11 12:54:00 UTC 2009
On Sat, Apr 11, 2009 at 6:49 AM, Dominic Fandrey <kamikaze at bsdforen.de> wrote:
> OK, this really sucks. diff has lost the -P option, that I've been
> relying on. Compare:
> It used to say:
> -P When comparing directories, if a file appears only in the second
> directory of the two, treat it as present but empty in the
> Now it's gone. Regression?
It looks like the -P option was removed from diff between FreeBSD
6.2-Release and FreeBSD 6.3-Release (diffutils 2.8.7).
You can use --unidirectional-new-file instead.
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