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Re: [Subclipse-users] Ignore whitespace when diffing

Author Mark Phippard <markphip at gmail dot com>
Full name Mark Phippard <markphip at gmail dot com>
Date 2007-07-27 12:11:23 PDT
Message On 7/27/07, Ruslan Sivak <rsivak at istandfor dot com> wrote:
> Mark Phippard wrote:
> > On 7/27/07, Ruslan Sivak <rsivak at istandfor dot com> wrote:
> >
> >> Is this an option somewhere, or would it be possible to implement
> >> "Ignore whitespace" options the same way that TortoiseSVN does? And
> >> another thing, if you set up an external tool for Diff/Merge in options,
> >> why does it only use it for Resolve Conflicts, and not when you're
> >> actually diffing 2 files?
> >>
> >
> > Ignore whitespace is an option you can set in two places. There is a
> > toolbar button to do it on the fly while in the editor and then you
> > can also set it in preferences under General > Compare Patch.
> >
> Thank you, I found the option under General > Compare Patch. It's not
> very obvious though to most people that this is where they would go to
> change this option. Would it be possible to add this to the SVN options?
>
> I also can't seem to find the toolbar button to do it on the fly.

I have attached a screenshot. You cannot see the mouse cursor, but it
is the one in the middle.

As for the preference, it is not our preference, so I'd be reluctant
to want to try building a UI for someone else's preference in our
pages.

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Thanks

Mark Phippard
http://markphip.blogspot.com/
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Ignore whitespace when diffing Ruslan Sivak <rsivak at istandfor dot com> Ruslan Sivak <rsivak at istandfor dot com> 2007-07-27 11:36:17 PDT
     Re: [Subclipse-users] Ignore whitespace when diffing Mark Phippard <markphip at gmail dot com> Mark Phippard <markphip at gmail dot com> 2007-07-27 11:42:53 PDT
         Re: [Subclipse-users] Ignore whitespace when diffing Ruslan Sivak <rsivak at istandfor dot com> Ruslan Sivak <rsivak at istandfor dot com> 2007-07-27 12:00:58 PDT
             Re: [Subclipse-users] Ignore whitespace when diffing Mark Phippard <markphip at gmail dot com> Mark Phippard <markphip at gmail dot com> 2007-07-27 12:11:23 PDT
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