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bug #59479: "quilt pop" does not restore symbolic links

Submitted by:  Jean Delvare <khali>
Submitted on:  Wed 18 Nov 2020 11:54:09 AM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Jean Delvare <khali>
Open/Closed:  Closed

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Wed 09 Dec 2020 10:42:44 AM UTC, comment #1: 
Jean Delvare <khali>
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Wed 18 Nov 2020 11:54:09 AM UTC, original submission:  

If a patch deletes a symbolic link, "quilt push" properly creates a backup copy of that symbolic link (assuming a recent enough version of "patch"). "quilt pop" however fails to restore that symbolic link.

Jean Delvare <khali>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.


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file #50428:  backup-files-restore-links-2.patch added by khali (4KiB - text/x-patch - [PATCH v2] backup-files: Restore symbolic links)


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2020-12-09 khali Attached File#50295 => Removed
    2020-12-09 khali Attached File- => Added backup-files-restore-links-2.patch, #50428
    2020-12-09 khali StatusConfirmed => Fixed
        Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2020-11-18 khali Attached File- => Added backup-files-restore-links.patch, #50295
        StatusNone => Confirmed
        Assigned toNone => khali

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