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Subject: Re: UI and Menu structure rewrite for custom Rockbox - any pointers?
From: Björn Stenberg (
Date: 2004-10-10

Christian Marg wrote:
> Well, now that I did everything according the Documentation (I even
> built my own Rockbox with my patch in it ;) ) I created a patch. Now I
> wonder: I just have added about 10 Lines of code. Is it normal for a
> patch of this size to have 27K filesize and Lots of unchanged code in
> it? I tried reducing it, but then I could no longer apply the patch...

It sounds like you've changed the indentation of the code, or in some other way include more changes in your patch than you desired.

The -u flag to diff can perhaps be useful. It skips all changes that only affects whitespace.


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