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Re: Create diff file list and ignore white space changes

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Sep 2013 19:11:42 +0200

On 30.09.2013 15:26, Michael J. R. wrote:
> I have been searching around for this all morning, and can't seem to
> find what I am looking for. Hopefully one of you will be able to give
> me a hand.
> I need to create a list of all files that changed between one version
> of the code and another. The versions are kept in separate branches
> of the head revision. One way I do this is inside the repo browser by
> selecting one directory for comparison, then right clicking the other
> and using "Compare URLs"
> The problem I have come up with is that the file list created
> includes every file with white space changes as well. I know that you
> can ignore white space with the diff/merge tools, but can I create
> this list without files that have white space only changes?

Sorry, but that's not possible: to do that svn would have to do a full
diff of every file on the client, ignoring white spaces. That would
require a full download of *all* files - that's why it's not implemented.


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