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diff options
authorJunio C Hamano <>2005-11-15 01:53:22 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2005-11-17 00:20:40 (GMT)
commit80b1e511d74ac2942043f912d850cb6b85b44689 (patch)
tree4c6e40b8d718769aff9a10b701ba897052268261 /Documentation/diff-options.txt
parent011f4274bbb14e44035586f2ede695d584b8cfd2 (diff)
diff: --full-index
A new option, --full-index, is introduced to diff family. This causes the full object name of pre- and post-images to appear on the index line of patch formatted output, to be used in conjunction with --allow-binary-replacement option of git-apply. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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Show only names and status of changed files.
+ Instead of the first handful characters, show full
+ object name of pre- and post-image blob on the "index"
+ line when generating a patch format output.
Break complete rewrite changes into pairs of delete and create.