Create Patch Against a Specific Revision
This type of patch contains changes between an old revision and the current content
from the selected item within the working copy.
This option is useful if you want to obtain differences between an older revision and
the current state of the working copy (for instance, to test how current changes apply to an
The steps are as follows:
Go to menu
This opens the Create patch wizard.
Select the Create patch against a specific revision option in
the dialog box.
Press the Next button.
The second step of the wizard is opened:
The Create Patch Wizard - Step 2
Select the revision to create patch against.
You can select between the HEAD revision
and a specific
revision number. For the other revision
option, you can press the
to display a list of the item
Note: If the revision to create patch against is older
than the revision to which the working copy item was updated, the patch will include
changes that were made after the selected revision.
Optionally, if you want to configure
the options for your patch, press the Next button.
This options page does not remember your selections when creating future patches. It
will revert to the default values.
The Options wizard page is displayed.
Press the Create patch button.