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Is there a way to reverse a patch on Netbeans?

Does simply copying the target file and repasting it will work?

Or can the patch affect mutliple modules and code?

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  • A patch to core or a module? Is your code base under version control? – Brady Aug 26 '15 at 13:49
  • Usually a module, but core also. Info for both would be good. I don't fully understand version control, so I guess not, only patch the file on my computer with local host – Bruno Vincent Aug 27 '15 at 10:29
  • If you are not using version control for your site, then you will have to rely on the version history in Netbeans to revert a patch. – Brady Aug 27 '15 at 10:31
  • Version control explained: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Revision_control – Brady Aug 27 '15 at 10:32
  • It is easier to patch with Drush, is it possible and reversible that way? – Bruno Vincent Aug 27 '15 at 10:40
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Use patch to reverse

patch -p1 -R < path/to/patchfile

Use git to reverse

git apply -R path/to/patchfile

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