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@@ -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.