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critical impact:

patch - option unavailable (CrUn271)

CMD Impacts

Problem description

The patch command -B option is supported on Tru64 UNIX but not on HP-UX.

The patch command applies changes to files.

The following option is not available on HP-UX:

  • -B prefix - Specifies a prefix to the backup file name.


UNIX Command Optionspatch:-B        

See also

Solution description

Review your code and the applicable manpages to determine how to resolve this issue.

See also

Problem summary

classifications source types OS release severity type
CMD Make, Script any HP-UX 11i version critical unavailable
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