Re: How uniform can GUI clients be?
> Daniel Stenberg wrote:
> >> A GUI SVN client could offer simple diff and conflict viewing features.
> > I'd say this is one of the areas where a GUI client can show its power. A
> > really fancy diff viewer in different colours or traces what was done between
> > versions. Things that are tricky on a shell prompt and gets easier/nicer
> > within a GUI.
> Heh. We've got that. Its called Emacs+ediff+emerge.
> (I know, I know, not being constructive ... but I have yet to see the
> graphical diff/merge that beats Emacs in that respect.)
(Note that I'm a diehard emacs user)
Just for the sake of argument, NeXT/Apple's FileMerge utility totally
blows Emacs away. It's a *very* nice GUI diff/merge program. I can't
even begin to describe it without pictures. It would be great if
someone came up with a free version of that!
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:20 2006
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