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Labels: Type-Defect Priority-Medium

New issue 2177 by git branch is not used

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What version are you running?

What's the URL of the page containing the problem?

What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. commit a change to non-master branch
2. open a review for the change, specify branch name
3. try to view the diff

What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
Instead of showing the diff applied to the specified branch, the diff is applied to the master branch, or failed to apply if the master branch and the branch that the diff came from have divered significantly

What operating system are you using? What browser?

Please provide any additional information below.
Although the review request contains branch field, it happens not to be used for fetching the file from raw file URL. The fields which can be passed are <revision> and <filename>. With this information, for instance cgit will output file from the default (master) branch. Additional field <branch> could be used in raw file url. Hence the url for cgit would look like: http://servername/browse/gtk+/plain/<filename>?id2=<revision>&h=<branch>

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