Jeff King <p...@peff.net> writes:
> On Thu, Dec 01, 2016 at 12:52:05PM -0800, Junio C Hamano wrote:
>> Jeff King <p...@peff.net> writes:
>> > This takes the output of `diff-tree -z --raw` and feeds it
>> > back to the later stages of the diff machinery to produce
>> > diffs in other formats.
>> A full circle. This reminds me of the experiment done more than 10
>> years ago at the beginning of the "diffcore transformations" design.
> Heh, I didn't even think to dig for prior art on the list.
It took me a while to dig it up because the topic is so old, but
is the thread I had in mind. The idea of rename detection followed