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Re: Bug with Cygwin's 'quilt' is actually in 'patch'

On Jul  3 15:04, Peter B. wrote:
> On 03.07.2013 14:33 Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > On Jul  3 05:03, Peter B. wrote:
> >> On Jun 20 09:46, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >>> I'll build a new patch 2.7.1 for 32 bit today. I hope that fixes it
> >>> for 32 bit as well.
> >> The new 2.7.1 (32bit) brakes CRLF handling for me completely. The old
> >> 2.6.1 works properly. 2.7.1 with text files converted from CRLF to LF
> >> works properly as well.
> >>
> >> Can you take a look at the download link below? It includes an example
> >> file (with CRLF), the corresponding patch (LF) and the two binaries
> >> (patch v2.6.1 and v2.7.1).
> >>
> >>
> > Please provide a direct link which doesn't require to enable scripting
> > in a web browser to download.
> >
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Corinna
> >
> Please download this picture (jpg) and rename the file suffix to 7z or
> open with corresponding archiver directly.
> (99KB)

Thanks.  The behaviour here is a deliberate upstream choice to apply the
patch only if the line endings are the same as in the file to patch.

If you really must apply non-CRLF patches to CRLF files, consider using
a temporary text mount:


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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