The Diffutils package contains programs that show the differences between files or directories.
POSIX requires the diff command to treat whitespace characters according to the current locale. The following patch fixes the non-compliance issue:
patch -Np1 -i ../diffutils-2.8.1-i18n-1.patch
The above patch will cause the Diffutils build system to attempt to
diff.1 man page using the
unavailable program help2man. The result is an
unreadable man page for diff. We can avoid this by
updating the timestamp on the file
Prepare Diffutils for compilation:
Compile the package:
This package does not come with a test suite.
Install the package: