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Date:      Thu, 18 Aug 2011 16:35:06 +0200
From:      "Herbert J. Skuhra" <hskuhra@fastmail.fm>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: Did a patch get overwritten?
Message-ID:  <87liuq4wkl.wl%hskuhra@fastmail.fm>
In-Reply-To: <CA727BD6.3C02%vmiller@verisign.com>
References:  <CA727BD6.3C02%vmiller@verisign.com>

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On Thu, 18 Aug 2011 12:20:41 +0000
"Miller, Vincent (Rick)" <vmiller@verisign.com> wrote:

> Hello all,
> 
> I have a patch that I applied to the FreeBSD source in /usr/src/.  I
> then executed a make buildworld that succeeded.  I ran make release
> to generate media.  However, it looks as though the driver I patched
> was updated by CVS during the make release process as seen in the
> make release output.  Did it, indeed, overwrite the source I patched
> with what was available on the CVS server?
> 
> If so, at what point do I need to modify the source so that I can
> build a new release with this driver patch?

man 7 release

Check EXTSRCDIR.

-Herbert



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