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This brackets extension enables diffing and comparing files.



'Show diff mode off'

  • Click View and Vertical Split or Horizontal Split (To make sure files to be compared are visible)
  • Select the files to be compared into each of the splits by clicking on the split section and then clicking the file
  • Click on the Show diff button in the toolbar on the right (as shown in the image above), to switch on diff mode.

'Show diff mode on'

  • After viewing diffs, click the Hide diff button in the toolbar on the right (as show in the image above) to switch off diff mode.


dependencies & acknowledgements

This makes use of the Codemirror Merge Addon which is built using the google diff match patch.

Also uses the free glyphicons from the bootstrap library.