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Re: Graphical diff/patch viewer

On Wed, Nov 3, 2010 at 11:00 AM, Javier Barroso <javibarroso@gmail.com> wrote:
> Apply the patch in a tmp directory and then use meld, vimdiff, or what you like

Why should I do such operation? Only to satisfy some tools? I don't
need/want to apply huge patches to huge source trees. I want to
preview them separately. It is possible with kompare, so is possible
in general.

> I don't see the point of viewing a patch side-by-side, understanding
> the format should be enough

It's a matter of personal preferences. I prefer viewing patches that
way, I find it more convenient.


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