Perhaps the patch was missing some pieces then. It does not
quilt reported several of those when I applied the patch.
AFAIK, git also will report that.
These lines have trailing spaces:
57:+nconf-objs :=3D nconf.o zconf.tab.o=20
85:+HOSTLOADLIBES_nconf =3D -lmenu -lpanel -lform -lncurses=20