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Re: Bug#925288: ITP: diff-so-fancy -- Good-lookin' diffs. Actually… nah… The best-lookin' diffs.




On Sat, 23 Mar 2019 at 07:41:06 +0000, Mo Zhou wrote:
> In fact the diff-highlight (denoted
> as 'DH' below, not your favorite debhelper) shipped in the git package
> is able to produce similar result compared to diff-so-fancy (denoted as 'DSF'
> below), except for
> 
> * DH doesn't mangle standard notations of the patch format; while
>   DSF mangles them. See example below.

It sounds as though a binary package for diff-highlight might be a more
useful thing to do than packaging diff-so-fancy...

    smcv