splitdiff - separate out incremental patches


   splitdiff [-a] [-d] [-D dir] [-p n] [-E] [file]

   splitdiff {[--help] | [--version]}


   If you have a patch file composed of several incremental patches, you
   can use splitdiff to separate them out. You may want to do this in
   preparation for re-combining them with combinediff(1).

   The effect of running splitdiff is to separate its input into a set of
   output files, with no output file patching the same file more than


       Split out every single file-level patch.

       Create file names such as a_b.c.patch for a patch that modifies

   -D dir
       Write output files into subdirectory dir. Implies -d.

   -p n
       Strip the first n components of the pathname to aid comparisons.

       Don't use .patch filename extension when writing output files.

       Display a short usage message.

       Display the version number of splitdiff.


   combinediff(1), lsdiff(1)


   Tim Waugh <twaugh@redhat.com>
       Package maintainer


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