[development] using git, create patch with new files

Dave Cohen drupal at dave-cohen.com
Mon Apr 11 19:34:53 UTC 2011


"git diff --cached" gets me only the added files, not the modified files.  Still looking for a way to build one cohesive .patch file.


On Monday 11 April 2011 10:28:45 Kyle Mathews wrote:
> Hmm... well those instructions are wrong I guess.
> "git diff" is the diff of changes since the last commit that have *not* been
> staged. So once you've added a file via "git add", it won't show up anymore
> when you run "git diff".
> If you want to see the diff between the last commit and staged files, run
> "git diff --cached"
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> Kyle Mathews
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