Re: Feature request: custom window layout for three way merge
- From: Kai <kai willadsen gmail com>
- To: Marco Schincaglia <marcoschincaglia gmail com>
- Cc: meld-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Feature request: custom window layout for three way merge
- Date: Wed, 12 Oct 2011 17:27:26 +1000
On 12 October 2011 01:01, Marco Schincaglia <marcoschincaglia gmail com> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I am a fan of meld and I use it as default merge tool for git.
> It would be nice if we could a custom window layout to better display the
> 'merge' window,
> see this picture to get an idea:
> Instead of three windows placed side by side, here the 'merge' window is on
> the bottom.
Can you explain why this is better? It deviates pretty significantly
from the way Meld tries to show three-way differences.
I have several ideas about how to make our merging experience better -
in particular with utilising common-ancestor information - but they're
all significant chunks of work, and are awaiting a correspondingly
significant chunk of time.
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