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Date: Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:37:59 -0800
From: Alan Coopersmith <>
CC: Hanno Böck <>,
        Tobias Stoeckmann <>
Subject: Re: OpenBSD patch issue also affects GNU patch

On 11/25/14 03:28 PM, Hanno Böck wrote:
> I don't know if this is a random coincidence or if gnu patch and
> openbsd patch share some common ancestor code (haven't checked details).

I believe both descended from Larry Wall's original patch program.

	-Alan Coopersmith-    
	 Oracle Solaris Engineering -

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