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[Lcdproc] LCDproc Digest, Vol 25, Issue 6


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  • From: bsdfan at nurfuerspam.de (Markus Dolze)
  • Subject: [Lcdproc] LCDproc Digest, Vol 25, Issue 6
  • Date: Sun, 31 Oct 2010 15:15:14 +0100


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> Datum: Sat, 30 Oct 2010 22:28:37 +0300
> Von: "??????" <sergby at tut.by>
> An: lcdproc at lists.omnipotent.net
> Betreff: Re: [Lcdproc] LCDproc Digest, Vol 25, Issue 6

>
> > Hello,
> >
> > before using diff please run 'make clean' or 'make distclean' or add '-X
> diff_ignore' (upper case X option) to your diff command.
> >
> > The 'diff_ignore' file lists files to exclude from diff output (e.g. all
> automatically generated files).
> >
> > Regards,
> > Markus
> >
>
> I run 'make clean' before run diff... but patch is very large (maby
> becase runing autogen.sh ?). Excuse me once again... i'm not
> programmer... so this tools are new to me.
> Is it right that the patch is ~800 Kb?
> Why it is so large? I add only 2 files to source code and do some
> corects in other few...
>

'make clean' does not delete some files like config.log or Makefile.in. The
best way to avoid them is to use -X option like this:

diff -urN -X lcdproc-new/diff_ignore lcdproc-cvs lcdproc-new

This will avoid all generated files and will only show your changes.

Regards
Markus




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