[Python-Dev] Unified or context diffs?

Neil Schemenauer nas at arctrix.com
Wed Apr 13 22:09:43 CEST 2005

On Wed, Apr 13, 2005 at 12:54:08PM -0700, Brett C. wrote:
> I thought at one point this question came up and the general
> consensus was that unified diffs were preferred?

Guido used to prefer context diffs but says he now doesn't mind
unified diffs.  I think unified diffs are much more common these
days so that's probably what most people are used to.  As Raymond
says, for certain types of changes, context diffs are more readable.
Still, I always use unified diffs.


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