Re: [hackers] [PATCH][sbase] Add patch(1)

From: Mattias Andrée <>
Date: Mon, 11 Sep 2017 20:57:02 +0200

On Mon, 11 Sep 2017 20:09:33 +0200
Silvan Jegen <> wrote:

>> +when comparing directories. If however, the
> There should probably be an additional comma like this:
> "If, however, the file..."

I think “However, if the file...” is better.

> > +portion of a patch. A patch is a signal
> > +file-comparison output from
> Not sure what a "signal file-comparison output" is... is this official
> POSIX/patch terminology?

s/signal/singel/, so a patch file includes
a patchset with is a number of patches, one
per file in the patch file.

>> +Symbolic links are treated as regular files,
>> +provided that they lead to regular files.
> maybe s/lead/link/ ?

Not sure, perhaps “link” sounds more natural,
but for me, ”link” means we are talking about
the step and not the final step when following
the link. However, I will add this change.

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