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difftool: move 'git-difftool' out of contrib

This prepares 'git-difftool' and its documentation for
mainstream use.

'git-difftool-helper' became 'git-difftool--helper'
since users should not use it directly.

'git-difftool' was added to the list of commands as
an ancillaryinterrogator.

Signed-off-by: David Aguilar <davvid@gmail.com>
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
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davvid authored and gitster committed Apr 7, 2009
1 parent 1c0f3d2 commit afcbc8e7ecb18a3ee542e808f02f5df7d56d5bdc
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@@ -35,6 +35,8 @@ git-diff
git-diff-files
git-diff-index
git-diff-tree
+git-difftool
+git-difftool--helper
git-describe
git-fast-export
git-fast-import
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@@ -667,6 +667,24 @@ diff.suppressBlankEmpty::
A boolean to inhibit the standard behavior of printing a space
before each empty output line. Defaults to false.
+diff.tool::
+ Controls which diff tool is used. `diff.tool` overrides
+ `merge.tool` when used by linkgit:git-difftool[1] and has
+ the same valid values as `merge.tool` minus "tortoisemerge"
+ and plus "kompare".
+
+difftool.<tool>.path::
+ Override the path for the given tool. This is useful in case
+ your tool is not in the PATH.
+
+difftool.<tool>.cmd::
+ Specify the command to invoke the specified diff tool.
+ The specified command is evaluated in shell with the following
+ variables available: 'LOCAL' is set to the name of the temporary
+ file containing the contents of the diff pre-image and 'REMOTE'
+ is set to the name of the temporary file containing the contents
+ of the diff post-image.
+
diff.wordRegex::
A POSIX Extended Regular Expression used to determine what is a "word"
when performing word-by-word difference calculations. Character
File renamed without changes.
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@@ -277,6 +277,7 @@ TEST_PROGRAMS =
SCRIPT_SH += git-am.sh
SCRIPT_SH += git-bisect.sh
+SCRIPT_SH += git-difftool--helper.sh
SCRIPT_SH += git-filter-branch.sh
SCRIPT_SH += git-lost-found.sh
SCRIPT_SH += git-merge-octopus.sh
@@ -296,6 +297,7 @@ SCRIPT_SH += git-submodule.sh
SCRIPT_SH += git-web--browse.sh
SCRIPT_PERL += git-add--interactive.perl
+SCRIPT_PERL += git-difftool.perl
SCRIPT_PERL += git-archimport.perl
SCRIPT_PERL += git-cvsexportcommit.perl
SCRIPT_PERL += git-cvsimport.perl
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@@ -33,6 +33,7 @@ git-diff mainporcelain common
git-diff-files plumbinginterrogators
git-diff-index plumbinginterrogators
git-diff-tree plumbinginterrogators
+git-difftool ancillaryinterrogators
git-fast-export ancillarymanipulators
git-fast-import ancillarymanipulators
git-fetch mainporcelain common
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
#!/bin/sh
-# git-difftool-helper is a GIT_EXTERNAL_DIFF-compatible diff tool launcher.
+# git-difftool--helper is a GIT_EXTERNAL_DIFF-compatible diff tool launcher.
# This script is typically launched by using the 'git difftool'
# convenience command.
#
@@ -2,9 +2,9 @@
# Copyright (c) 2009 David Aguilar
#
# This is a wrapper around the GIT_EXTERNAL_DIFF-compatible
-# git-difftool-helper script. This script exports
+# git-difftool--helper script. This script exports
# GIT_EXTERNAL_DIFF and GIT_PAGER for use by git, and
-# GIT_DIFFTOOL_NO_PROMPT and GIT_DIFF_TOOL for use by git-difftool-helper.
+# GIT_DIFFTOOL_NO_PROMPT and GIT_DIFF_TOOL for use by git-difftool--helper.
# Any arguments that are unknown to this script are forwarded to 'git diff'.
use strict;
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@ sub setup_environment
{
$ENV{PATH} = "$DIR:$ENV{PATH}";
$ENV{GIT_PAGER} = '';
- $ENV{GIT_EXTERNAL_DIFF} = 'git-difftool-helper';
+ $ENV{GIT_EXTERNAL_DIFF} = 'git-difftool--helper';
}
sub exe

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