Re: Applying Patches

David Mihm (
Tue, 15 Jun 1999 10:51:40 -0500 (CDT)

On Tue, 15 Jun 1999, Fisher Michael (NMP) wrote:

>This is my first time on the list so please forgive me if this is another
>stupid question from another stupid newbie.
>I recently upgraded to 1.7.90 and discovered that there were a bunch of
>patches that should be added to get some of the functionality fixed. I
>installed 1.7.90 onto RedHat 5.2 using the RPM, but all the patches are in
>.patch format. Would somebody please give me instructions on how to get the
>patches installed?

	Actually, there is a new snapshot, 1.7.111 . I'd suggest to just
get that and if you wish to apply the 2 patches that have are out for it
check out the doc/code/Patches file in the tarball.  This file has a good
step by step method (at bottom) for applying patches.

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