Mark Phippard wrote:
>>>2) I think we should consider exposing svn diff as an option in the UI,
>>>although now that I write it down, I suppose Create Patch is the same
>>would you display it as a compare editor or just the diff file?
>Just the diff. I would rather show the compare editor, but that would
>really require the next item. I think the main thing would be to just
>expose the efficiency of svn diff. I wouldn't replace the existing compare
>options, just maybe add one. Like I said, Create Patch is basically the
>same thing unless we allowed you to do more advanced diffs, like from the
Showing the diff file would be quite easy. Cedric did something similar
with his external merge editor.
Some of the code in the PatchWizard looks interesting . It seems to be
able to compare a file directly to a patch. Perhaps we could make use
Patcher and PatchPreviewPage? (they are not API at the moment)
>This is the existing bug report in Eclipse. I suspect that someone who
>knew the code could do it reasonably easily. Well not easy, but probably
>no more difficult than what they have already.
Nicely worded :)
Received on Sun Feb 6 12:06:57 2005