18.7. Patch

You can find the Patch Tool at Tools → Patch.

The Patch tool lets you apply patches to specific parts of the system without the necessity of a complete system software update.

When creating a new patch, there are several options:

Description is a description of the patch.

Patch Content is the content of the patch.

Path Strip Count is the number of leading components from the patch file name.

Base Directory is the base directory for the patch. By default / is used.

Ignore Whitespace lets whitespaces be ignored in the patch content.

On the Patch screen you can apply and delete patches.

The status can be one of the following:

  • Not applied yet
  • Failed to applied
  • Successfully applied