diff .gitattributes @ 11830:2e5821b6f988

doc: improve git diff of texinfo files * .gitattributes: Add rule for *.texi files, with hint on how to use it. Copied from m4, and based on a report by Bruno Haible. Signed-off-by: Eric Blake <ebb9@byu.net>
author Eric Blake <ebb9@byu.net>
date Thu, 13 Aug 2009 07:15:28 -0600
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+# See lib/git-merge-changelog.c for making this useful.
 ChangeLog	merge=merge-changelog
+
+# Run this to make 'git diff' on texinfo files give nicer hunk context:
+#   git config diff.texinfo.funcname '^@node[	 ][	 ]*\\([^,][^,]*\\)'
+*.texi* diff=texinfo