Patches

diff generation

For git users:

cd ii-directory
git diff > ii-X.Y-yourpatchname.diff

For tarballs:

cd modified-ii-directory/..
diff -up original-ii-directory modified-ii-directory > ii-X.Y-yourpatchname.diff

where X.Y is an ii tag name or version number.

patch application

For git users:

cd ii-directory
git apply path/to/patch.diff

For tarballs:

cd ii-directory
patch -p1 < path/to/patch.diff