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SubjectRe: simple question about patches
On Saturday 03 March 2001 12:18 pm, wrote:
> Hi, i've got a newbie question about patches:
> Are the pre* patches ( and i guess also the ac* ones) applied against the
> last release of the kernel or against the previous patch? I mean, when
> 2.4.3pre2 will come out, i need to get also the pre1 patch?
> thanks
> David Gómez
> "The question of whether computers can think is just like the question of
> whether submarines can swim." -- Edsger W. Dijkstra

They're applied against the last release. To remove the old patch run the
same command you used to patch the kernel only add a -R after the patch
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