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    SubjectRe: Why not "attach" patches?
    On Jan 15, 2002  14:09 -0800, Patrick Mochel wrote:
    > On Tue, 15 Jan 2002, Nicolas Pitre wrote:
    > > Pine always worked fine when patches are imported with ^R.
    >
    > It doesn't at all. It silently removes extra white space at the end of
    > lines. It's been a "feature" since about 4.30 or so.
    >
    > Does anyone recall exactly which version this changed in? Or, have any of
    > the vendors reversed this wart?

    Well, it would be a feature if it knew enough to only remove whitespace
    at the end of "+" lines in context diffs. Then we wouldn't have 200kB
    of useless whitespace in the kernel sources.

    Cheers, Andreas
    --
    Andreas Dilger
    http://sourceforge.net/projects/ext2resize/
    http://www-mddsp.enel.ucalgary.ca/People/adilger/

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