[rt-devel] rt "boilerplate" responses

Robert Spier rspier at pobox.com
Fri Nov 9 01:01:00 EST 2001

>> component which does the all important javascript:window.open(), but
>> I'd love not to have to remember to patch Updates.html every time I
>> upgrade :)
>Put your custom version in ~rt/local/WebRT/ instead of ~rt/WebRT
>Then mason will use that version instead - each time you upgrade, diff the
>old and new versions of the 'original', ie the unhacked file, and you can
>see if your version needs any updates - mine rarely do.

This is what I currently do, and it does become a small hassle when
you start having lots of files that must be upgraded.  Especially lots
of little changes.

On my todo list (in my personal RT) is a 'diff script' that
automatically does the appropriate diffs and presents it in an easy


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