[Mono-list] newline and cvs
Sun, 3 Mar 2002 22:45:29 +1100
On 03-Mar-2002, Paolo Molaro <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> However, existing files should *not* be changed to match the convention
> used by the last programmer that committed to the file!
I agree, but...
> This makes the
> cvs history useless and reviewing patches almost impossible.
... not completely useless. You can still get useful results from cvs if you
use the `-b' (`--ignore-space-change') option to diff, e.g. `cvs diff -b'.
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