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From: Bryan Turner <>
To: Robert Dailey <>
Cc: Git <>
Subject: Re: diff.renames not working?
Date: Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:36:15 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Fri, Sep 13, 2019 at 1:24 PM Robert Dailey <> wrote:
> 2. `diff -M` doesn't actually work either. It should, though. In fact,
> I expected it to work as `--follow` does. But it doesn't.

Just a small point of clarification: Is -M really what you mean here?
Given you indicated you have "diff.renames=copies", wouldn't you need
-C? -M only detects renames, not copies.

(I haven't looked too deeply into the rest, but this detail caught my eye.)

Best regards,
Bryan Turner

> 3. The `diff.renames` config doesn't seem to be working here, when it should.
> Can someone explain the behavior I'm seeing? I really am confused
> about all this...
> [1]:

  reply	other threads:[~2019-09-13 22:36 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-09-13 20:24 diff.renames not working? Robert Dailey
2019-09-13 22:36 ` Bryan Turner [this message]
2019-09-14  3:30 ` Jeff King
2019-09-16 14:25   ` Robert Dailey
2019-09-16 17:35   ` Junio C Hamano

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