how to use diff?

Simon Geard delgarde at
Wed Dec 19 03:55:41 PST 2001

On Wed, 19 Dec 2001 23:28, you wrote:
> cd /usr/src/linux
> bzcat patch.bz2 | patch -p1
> should apply the patch to your kernel source in /usr/src/linux.

The problem, as I understood it, was not to apply a patch, but to create one 
by diffing the two source trees while they're still compressed.

In answer to that question, I'm not sure how to do that, but are you sure 
there aren't existing patch files available on or one of the 

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