commit and commitdiff in cgit

Lukas Fleischer cgit at
Wed Aug 31 12:01:46 CEST 2011

On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 01:57:48AM -0700, Vial, Florent wrote:
> Hi,
> I am a new user of cgit. I've read the FAQ, the README and the cgirc.5.pdf but still do not find what i am looking for.
> Here is the default behaviour i am observing:
> The "commit" tab in the web interface shows not only a diffstat box, but also the the diff between the commit and the previous versions.
> The same is applying for the "diff" tab of the web interface: diffstat box, and diff.
> What i would like to have is following behaviour:
> The "commit" tab should only show the diffstat box.
> The "diff" tab should then show the diff between the two versions.
> Can you tell me if and how it is possible to do that?

Of course it is. This is open-source. You'll probably need to patch,
though. cgit_print_commit() in "ui-commit.c" is the place to look for.
Maybe removing cgit_print_diff() at the bottom of the function is
enough. Didn't test.

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