Johannes Sixt <> writes:

> Am 21.08.2012 17:42, schrieb Tim Chase:
>> On 08/21/12 10:22, Thomas Rast wrote:
>>>> misleadingly suggesting that the change occurred in the call_me()
>>>> function, rather than in main()
>>> I think that's intentional, and matches what 'diff -p' does...
>> Okay...I tested "diff -p" and can't argue (much) with historical
>> adherence.  It just makes it hard for me to gather some stats on the
>> functions that changed, and requires that I look in more than one
>> place (both in the header, and in the leading context) rather than
>> having a single authoritative place to grep.
> If it's only for stats, why not just remove the context with -U0?

I actually think you want a way to say -U<sufficiently-large> in
this case instead of unsightly -U99999.
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