Bug 146857 - diffstat interprets '--' in removed line as header line
diffstat interprets '--' in removed line as header line
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: diffstat (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-02-01 22:32 EST by Eli
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 1.38-1
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Last Closed: 2005-02-02 08:19:37 EST
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Description Eli 2005-02-01 22:32:56 EST
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Description of problem:
This is fixed in a newer upstream version.

Changelog excerpt:
	diffstat 1.37

	fix a different case for data beginning with "--" which was treated as
	a header line.

The latest version is 1.38.

Please update diffstat to latest upstream version for bugfixes.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a diff that deletes a line starting with "-- whatever"
2. Run diffstat on that file
3. Note how it comes up with a bogus file entry.

Actual Results:  3. Note how it comes up with a bogus file entry.

Expected Results:  3. Should show just the one file.

Additional info:

This is fixed in the latest upstream version.
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2005-02-02 08:19:37 EST

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