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Re: SVN and CVS diffs

From: Stefan Kng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 06 Aug 2008 18:24:02 +0200

Andy Shellam wrote:
> I've been using Subversion with TortoiseSVN for a couple of years now,
> however I've recently been asked to submit a CVS patch for some changes
> I've been making to an open-source project.
>
> I have no access to a CVS server or client, and I was wondering if the
> diff patch created by TortoiseSVN is compatible with CVS (or TortoiseCVS?)
>
> If not is there any other way I could create a cvs-compatible patch
> against an SVN working copy?

Subversion creates standard patch files in unified diff format. You
should have no provlems applying those patches with CVS.

Stefan

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