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Re: Feature request: Align manually feature for both diff and merge

From: Garrett Fitzgerald <sarekofvulcan_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-10-12 21:15:46 CEST

On 10/12/06, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn@gmail.com> wrote:
> Bas Bossink wrote:
> > First of all I would like to say that I like TortoiseSvn very much. I
> > use a diff tool from scooter software (http://www.scootersoftware.com/)
> > called Beyond Compare as my main diff tool. It has 1 unique selling
> > point which is: Align Mannually. This is the possibillity to instruct
> > the diff tool to match two lines manually and restart the diff taking
>
> What do you mean with "match two lines manually"? Does that mean you
> mark two lines as identical and redo the diff?

He means that in a case where a diff tool throws up its hands and says
"All right, the whole thing is different!", he wants to be able to
pick a line in each file and say "Wrong, this section matches up.
_Now_ what's changed?"

I've wanted this functionality in other tools, but haven't yet needed
it in TortoiseSVN. *crossing fingers loudly*

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