lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2004]   [Sep]   [14]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: offtopic: how to break huge patch into smaller independent patches?

> Its kind of offtopic, but I hoped that someone might have some pointers
> since the kernel developers deal with so many patches.
>
> I've been given a massive kernel patch that makes a whole bunch of
> conceptually independent changes.
>
> Does anyone have any advice on how to break it up into independent patches?

dirdiff is a great tool for this. I think its on samba.org somewhere,
but you can definitely find it in debian.

The new version is even better, I think Paul should do a release :)

Anton
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 14:06    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans