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Re: External diff based on mime-type

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: Fri, 19 Apr 2013 09:36:41 -0400

On 04/18/2013 09:59 PM, Watson, Paul wrote:
> We have a diff utility designed for a proprietary file format. I would
> like for this "theappdiff" utility to be used if the file's svn:mine-type
> prop is application/the-app.
> Is it possible for svn to invoke an external diff based on mime-type?

The Subversion command-line utility can't do this. But if you're a Windows
user, you might be able to take advantage of TortoiseSVN's support for
mapping MIME types to differencing tools. See the following for details:


C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
CollabNet   <>   www.collab.net   <>   Enterprise Cloud Development

Received on 2013-04-19 15:37:17 CEST

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