Making Patches

The short story Patches must be submitted as a unified diff against the latest svn revision. Be sure to update your svn and resolve any merges before creating your patch.

Making the Patch

  • Follow the Coding Guidelines when writing your code
  • Unit tests, when possible please also include a unit test that can be used to check this bug and help with future regression testing
  • From the base checkout directory svn diff > mypatch.patch
  • Submit your patch to the Issue Tracker