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authorJunio C Hamano <>2013-10-23 20:21:30 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2013-10-23 20:21:31 (GMT)
commit4197361e39a304df30cc492122dbdfe90ae8af0e (patch)
treee64abbced7f07dab484262d7c0dab12af1abe2d0 /Documentation/technical
parenteeb8e8373f68b706f5fc8a00760c3dedf239db70 (diff)
parentafa15f3cd8f4cbf9572138329be374ff8566b10a (diff)
Merge branch 'mg/more-textconv'
Make "git grep" and "git show" pay attention to --textconv when dealing with blob objects. * mg/more-textconv: grep: honor --textconv for the case rev:path grep: allow to use textconv filters t7008: demonstrate behavior of grep with textconv cat-file: do not die on --textconv without textconv filters show: honor --textconv for blobs diff_opt: track whether flags have been set explicitly t4030: demonstrate behavior of show with textconv
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diff --git a/Documentation/technical/api-diff.txt b/Documentation/technical/api-diff.txt
index 2d2ebc0..8b001de 100644
--- a/Documentation/technical/api-diff.txt
+++ b/Documentation/technical/api-diff.txt
@@ -28,7 +28,8 @@ Calling sequence
* Call `diff_setup_done()`; this inspects the options set up so far for
internal consistency and make necessary tweaking to it (e.g. if
- textual patch output was asked, recursive behaviour is turned on).
+ textual patch output was asked, recursive behaviour is turned on);
+ the callback set_default in diff_options can be used to tweak this more.
* As you find different pairs of files, call `diff_change()` to feed
modified files, `diff_addremove()` to feed created or deleted files,
@@ -115,6 +116,13 @@ Notable members are:
operation, but some do not have anything to do with the diffcore
+ Records whether a flag has been changed due to user request
+ (rather than just set/unset by default).
+ Callback which allows tweaking the options in diff_setup_done().
Affects the way how a file that is seemingly binary is treated.