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Re: bug: diff adding newline at end of file when changing lines

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2009 18:53:37 +0100

tsvn_at_alagazam.net wrote:
>>>> i have a problem using "diff" of TortoiseSVN and asked on the
>>>> developers mailing list. Since no one responds their i thought about
>>>> sending it to the users mailing list.
>>>> I have local modifications in a text file and look at the diff with
>>>> TortoiseSVN. Then i select one modified line and choose "Use this
>>>> text block" and save the file.
>>>> I would expect that only the selected line should change, but
>>>> additionally the saved file now has a newline appended at the end of
>>>> the file.
>>>> Is this a known bug or did i make something wrong?
>>>> Can someone reproduce this problem?
> I still have the original posters problem in TSVN version 1.5.6, Build 14908.
> It seems that a bug #336 is filed on this topic and that it's fixed i R8836.
> But maybe you just fixed the file loading, and it's the saving that's the problem.
> To reproduce this error:
> * create a one character text file (without newline)
> * copy this file
> * select both files in explorer
> * do a diff (they are the same, aren't they?)
> * right click in the line in the left file and select "Use this whole file" or "Use this text block"
> * save the changes using toolbar icon
> * refresh using toolbar icon
> Now the right hand file has a newline at the end.

Fixed in r15160.


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