On Tue, Mar 16, 2010 at 08:40:32AM -0400, Rick DeNatale wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 16, 2010 at 3:19 AM, vfclists <vfcli...@googlemail.com> wrote:
> >
> > Is there a git command to compare a file in your working directory
> > against the same file in a branch or a particular commit?
> >
> 
> 
> git diff example_branch -- path/to/file
> 
> git diff cf3b3fd -- path/to/file
> 
> -- 
> Rick DeNatale

...and if you use 'difftool' instead of 'diff'
you'll see the diff in a graphical side-by-side
viewer.

Are you on Linux? (only asking because installing graphical
diff tools is typically much easier on Linux than it is on Windows).


Have fun,

-- 
                David

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