Re: What's cooking in git.git (Dec 2017, #01; Mon, 4)
- Date: Mon, 4 Dec 2017 15:46:07 -0800
- From: Jonathan Tan <jonathantanmy@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: What's cooking in git.git (Dec 2017, #01; Mon, 4)
On Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:46:43 -0800
Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> * jt/diff-anchored-patience (2017-11-28) 1 commit
> - diff: support anchoring line(s)
> "git diff" learned a variant of the "--patience" algorithm, to
> which the user can specify which 'unique' line to be used as
> anchoring points.
Is there anything I can do to progress this? Johannes Schindelin wrote
that he is in favor of this feature . He also remarked on the fact
that the anchors are not freed , but I have replied  that it seems
that diff arguments are not freed in general (so there would be no good
place to put the freeing statements).