[Mailman-Developers] Patching 2.0.13 for eVote

Simone Piunno pioppo at ferrara.linux.it
Fri Dec 27 00:49:31 EST 2002

On Thu, Dec 26, 2002 at 10:30:46AM -0800, Marilyn Davis wrote:

> I'm messing up somehow.  I give this command:
> [root at Xoko mailman]# cvs diff -N -u > /tmp/eVote-patch.txt
> But my patch starts like:
> ? bin/eVote_queries.py
> ? templates/eVote.txt
> ? templates/eVotePetition.txt
> and those files aren't in there.

"cvs diff" only looks in checked-out + cvs-added files.
If you create brand new files (instead of changing existing ones)
cvs diff will ignore them.... unless you "cvs add newfile" before

Therefore, you should:

1. cvs add any new file
2. cvs diff -N -u

info:/cvs for details.
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Simone Piunno, FerraraLUG - http://members.ferrara.linux.it/pioppo

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