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Git::Raw::Patch(3pm) User Contributed Perl Documentation Git::Raw::Patch(3pm)


Git::Raw::Patch - Git patch class


version 0.79


A Git::Raw::Patch represents all the text diffs for a delta.

WARNING: The API of this module is unstable and may change without warning (any change will be appropriately documented in the changelog).


buffer( )

Get the content of a patch as a single diff text.

hunk_count( )

Get the number of hunks in the patch.

hunks( [$index] )

Returns a list of Git::Raw::Diff::Hunk objects. If $index is specified only the hunk at the specified index will be returned.

line_stats( )

Get line counts of each type in the patch. Returns a hash with entries "context", "additions" and "deletions".

delta( )

Get the delta associated with the patch. Returns a Git::Raw::Diff::Delta object.


Alessandro Ghedini <>

Jacques Germishuys <>


Copyright 2014 Alessandro Ghedini.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of either: the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; or the Artistic License.

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2018-05-15 perl v5.26.2