On 12/21/2012 10:31 PM, Martin von Zweigbergk wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 21, 2012 at 11:43 AM, Michael Haggerty <mhag...@alum.mit.edu> 
> wrote:
>> On 12/21/2012 06:12 PM, Junio C Hamano wrote:
>>>     side note: incidentally, now we have rev_cmdline_info support,
>>>     we could start deprecating "diff A..B" syntax.
>> I often find myself using "git diff A..B" syntax when using the command
>> line history because the previous command used "A..B"; e.g.,
>>     git log A..B
>>     git diff A..B
> The problem with this, to me, if it wasn't clear, is that "git log
> A..B" shows you is new _since B branched off from A_, while "git diff
> A..B" shows you what has changed _between A and B_.

You are quite right, of course, though in many useful cases they are the
same.  But I guess I should just buck myself up for the new orthodoxy :-)


Michael Haggerty
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