r5221 - trunk/editor-manual/chapter03

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun May 8 03:24:23 PDT 2005


jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org wrote:

> +  <para>For example: <userinput>svn diff -r 100:99 index.xml</userinput>
> +    will output a diff showing the changes between revisions 100 and
> +    99 of <filename>index.xml</filename>.

Won't that show a reverse diff though?  Surely the more common usecase 
would be to see how we got from r99 to r100, i.e. 'svn diff -r 99:100'. 
(yes, I realise the previous text also had it backwards, though I'm not 
sure how CVS treats the order of revision numbers).

Regards,

Matt.




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