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Re: Re: 'Diff' item disappears from menu

From: Simon Large <simon.tortoisesvn_at_googlemail.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Dec 2009 17:10:06 +0000

2009/12/16 Edward F Eaglehouse <efe_at_atmsol.com>:
> I'm using TortoiseSVN 1.6.6, Build 17493 and I have the same problem. Simon's explanation is correct, but its use is confusing.
>
> I have a working copy with two committed revisions. Only the "diff with previous version" appears in either the TortoiseSVN or regular context menus if the file is unmodified. Here's a summary of behavior:
>
> If the file is _unmodified_:
> * The "diff" entry does not appear.
> * The "diff with previous version" entry compares the working copy with the HEAD revision in the repository.
>
> If the file is _modified_:
> * The "diff" entry compares the working copy with the HEAD revision in the repository.
> * The "diff with previous version" entry compares the working copy to the PREV revision in the repository.
>
> So the "diff with previous version" changes behavior depending on whether the file is modified versus when it is unmodified.

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Simon

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