Matthieu Moy <> writes:

> Junio C Hamano <> writes:
>> I am wondering if the difference after this patch between "-p" and
>> "-U8" is deliberate, or just an accident coming from the way the
>> original was written in ee1e5412 (git diff: support "-U" and
>> "--unified" options properly, 2006-05-13).
> No, it isn't. I just didn't notice the -U case.
>> If the original were written in this way:
>>      if (!strcmp(arg, "-p") || !strcmp(arg, "-u") || !strcmp(arg, "--patch") 
>> ||
>>             opt_arg(arg, 'U', "unified", &options->context))
>>              options->output_format |= DIFF_FORMAT_PATCH;
> Yes, this seems to be a better way.
> There are other cases like --patch-with-raw, I'll send a reroll.

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