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From Daniel Shahaf <...@daniel.shahaf.name>
Subject Re: Current use of GitHub
Date Mon, 04 Apr 2011 03:43:08 GMT
Daniel Kulp wrote on Sun, Apr 03, 2011 at 09:01:22 -0400:
> > Also, apart from Github, how else are Git only users providing patches to
> > projects, which patch programs are in use, and of those which
> > are most used by those projects/committers that need to apply them.
> You can just use "git diff" to produce a patch just like svn diff and attach 
> it to a JIRA.   The main difference is that there is an extra directory so 
> when you apply, you need "patch -p1" instead of -p0.  Not a big deal really.

This isn't "current use", but:

svn 1.7 will have an 'svn patch' command that knows how to parse git diffs.
(it understands the a/,b/ prefix, file addition/renaming, etc)

(been reading about git this weekend)

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