I'm running windows 7 / 64 bits. Here's my version of Git:
$ git --version
git version 1.7.11.msysgit.1
I installed KDiff3 version 0.9.96.
I don't have any error message when I launch the mergetool: when a conflict
occurs during a merge, I use this command:
$ git mergetool
but no sign of life from kdiff3 at all. Not even an error message, no
warning. Just silently fails. I looked in the task manager and no
kdiff3-related processes are visible.
That used to work in the past. I even tried uninstall / re-install Git on
Hope these bits of info are helpful!
On Wednesday, September 19, 2012 9:06:12 AM UTC-4, Thomas Ferris Nicolaisen
> What command are you trying to run, and what error message are you getting?
> Please also describe your environment (operating system, shell, version of
> Git, etc).
> On Wednesday, September 19, 2012 2:57:20 PM UTC+2, ericpar wrote:
>> I used to use 'kdiff3' as my mergetool for git. I'm running git v
>> 1.7.11.msysgit.1 on Windows 7 64 bits. It used to work for about 8
>> months up to this week.
>> I tried manually configuring my mergetool through these commands:
>> $ git config --global mergetool kdiff3
>> Also, I checked my ~/.gitconfig file had the following content:
>> tool = kdiff3
>> [mergetool "kdiff3"]
>> path = C:/Program Files (x86)/KDiff3/kdiff3.exe
>> keepBackup = false
>> trustExitCode = false
>> guitool = kdiff3
>> [difftool "kdiff3"]
>> path = c:/Program Files (x86)/KDiff3/kdiff3.exe
>> I can start kdiff3 from the command prompt without any issue: I
>> added the path to kdiff3.exe in my PATH env variable.
>> Any ideas what could cause my problem and how to fix it?
>> Eric Parent
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