Bug with Cygwin's 'quilt'

Matt D. matt@codespunk.com
Tue Jun 18 05:37:00 GMT 2013

The last e-mail I supplied to the mailing list was missing the link to 
the example. See this one for the link.


There seems to be a problem with Cygwin's quilt. This simple example 
simply alters a #define from 'MESAGL' to 'NX_MESAGL'. That's it.

New quilt created, ok.
New patch, ok.
Edit file, ok.
Refresh (create patch), ok.
Rollback changes, ok.
Reapply patch.. error:

   >>> quilt push
   >>> Applying patch test.patch
   >>> patching file Imakefile
   >>> Hunk #1 FAILED at 2.
   >>> 1 out of 1 hunk FAILED -- rejects in file Imakefile
   >>> Patch test.patch does not apply (enforce with -f)


Extract to a directory, cd in, and run 'quilt push' to generate the error.

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