adapting patch review

Aleix Pol aleixpol at
Tue Feb 16 17:19:27 UTC 2010

On Tue, Feb 16, 2010 at 6:08 PM, Aleix Pol <aleixpol at> wrote:

> Hi,
> So as I said somewhere before, we needed some stuff to be done before Git
> worked with KDevelop Patch Review plugin.
> There are 2 main changes here:
> - Some hability to VcsDiff to tell the PatchReview infrastructure what is
> the patch base.
> - Update the libdiff2 version to let it understand git patches. Now it's
> quite similar to kompare's and, even if I haven't been able tot test it much
> still, looks like it works. David: if you could tell me what kind of changes
> you did I could try to make it in again. For the moment I already commited
> the ones that ported kdesdk's libdiff2 to Qt3Support-less Qt4. When we
> stabilize I'd like to be able to reduce a little more our differences.
> Other than that, it should work I think.
> Aleix

In case you wanted to try with something that's not Git, you need this:
we have to tell svn and cvs that the patch root is "/".
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