[blfs-dev] Committing changes to BLFS

Matt Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Feb 21 11:22:01 PST 2012


On Tue, 2012-02-21 at 20:15 +0100, Ragnar Thomsen wrote:
> I want to start contributing to the BLFS book, but I'm not really sure how to commit changes. I have downloaded a copy of BLFS using svn and have made my changes to the relevant xml-files and general.ent. I have also generated a html version using tidy and verified that everything looks ok.
> 
> Now, do I have to create a diff file of the entire trunk or just of the files i have updated?
> 
> I don't have a lot of experience with diff. Is this the correct command to use:
> 
> diff -Naur trunk mytrunk > mycontribution.diff

As you have been working with a checkout using svn, you can just use
'svn diff > mycontribution.diff'.

Thanks,

Matt.




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