Jim,

"Jim Weirich" <jweirich / one.net> wrote in message
> Apply the attached patch to correct Rakefile1.

Sorry for being ignorant about this, but how do I "apply" this patch.
Is there any utility that does this automatically or do I have to do it
manually.
On the same note, how did you generate this output. Some form of "diff" ?

> --- Rakefile1 19 Mar 2003 12:48:05 -0000 1.1
> +++ Rakefile1 21 Mar 2003 23:47:43 -0000
> @@ -17,9 +17,10 @@
>    Sys.run "gcc #{src} -c -o #{t.name}"
>  end
>
> -task :obj => ["a.o", "b.o", "main.o"]
> +OBJFILES = ["a.o", "b.o", "main.o"]
> +task :obj => OBJFILES
>
> -file "main" => [:obj] do |t|
> +file "main" => OBJFILES do |t|
>    Sys.run "gcc -o #{t.name} main.o a.o b.o"
>  end

Thanks,
-- shanko