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 
my machine.

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:
>> Hi, 
>>     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: 
>> (...) 
>> [merge] 
>>         tool = kdiff3 
>> [mergetool "kdiff3"] 
>>         path = C:/Program Files (x86)/KDiff3/kdiff3.exe 
>>         keepBackup = false 
>>         trustExitCode = false 
>> [diff] 
>>         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? 
>> Cheers, 
>> -- 
>> Eric Parent 
>> <mailto:er...@eparent.info> 

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