Bug 3675 - MD git diffs and commits incorrectly on windows
Summary: MD git diffs and commits incorrectly on windows
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Version Control (show other bugs)
Version: Trunk
Hardware: PC Windows
: High major
Target Milestone: master
Assignee: Marius Ungureanu
: 21437 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
Blocks: 3616
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Reported: 2012-02-28 19:27 UTC by Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT]
Modified: 2015-08-20 03:23 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:


Description Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-02-28 19:27:29 UTC
MonoDevelop doesn't respect .gitattributes for line ending handling, which means that for projects that depend on it heavily, suxh as MD itself, it incorrectly shows many files as 100% modified. Changes to such files would be committed incorrectly, which is a major issue.
Comment 1 Marius Ungureanu 2013-11-19 20:53:30 UTC
This is a limitation in NGit. Not fixable on our side, needs to be resolved upstream.
Comment 2 Marius Ungureanu 2013-11-21 00:38:24 UTC
It depends on https://bugzilla.xamarin.com/show_bug.cgi?id=9917
Comment 3 Marius Ungureanu 2013-11-26 11:33:18 UTC
Also added https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=301775
Comment 4 Marius Ungureanu 2014-03-04 11:18:59 UTC
It will be fixed when we merge ikvmJGit branch into master.
Comment 5 Marius Ungureanu 2014-07-18 10:14:03 UTC
*** Bug 21437 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 6 David Naylor 2014-07-21 02:01:12 UTC
Is this bug resolved?  I am still getting this issue with Xamarin 5.1.4 (as per duplicate bug 21437).
Comment 7 Marius Ungureanu 2014-07-21 10:12:22 UTC
This will come in a future release. we haven't yet switched to the new git provider.
Comment 8 Parmendra Kumar 2015-05-05 13:49:22 UTC

I have checked this issue and observed that after commit, all changes is successfully updated to git.
Could you please let me know if I have to check anything else to verify this issue? 

Comment 9 Marius Ungureanu 2015-05-05 13:51:54 UTC
You need to:

1. Checkout a repository.
2. Modify files in it.
3. Verify that when opening the files and switching to the Changes panel at the bottom of the document, only the changed lines are colored, not the whole file.
Comment 10 Parmendra Kumar 2015-05-05 13:55:50 UTC
Thanks @Marius

I have recheck this issue as per comment#9 and Its working fine.

Hence closing this issue.

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