Web lists-archives.com

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




control: reassign -1 git
control: severity -1 wishlist
control: retitle -1 please privde separated binary package for diff-highlight

On Sat, Mar 23, 2019 at 10:51:14AM +0000, Simon McVittie wrote:
> 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