1.1.9.2 (1/12/2012)

New

  • Added Services support.
  • To enable the services, you need to copy the new version into the Applications folder (or a subfolder). To trigger an immediate rescan of Services, you can use bps tool from the command line:

    /System/Library/CoreServices/pbs -existing_languages

    Or, you can log out and log back in before the service becomes available.

    In Finder, select one (or two) text file(s), and you should be able to find the Diff item in the Services menu (if it's not there, you may need to enable it in the Services Preferences).

  • Added "Allow folding differences" option (Preferences/Text Diff).
  • Added "Always wrap lines" option (Preferences/Text Diff).
  • Now you can open the text diff window with a single file.
  • Support Lion Full Screen.
  • Added "Always on Top" Window menu item.

Fixed

  • Fixed the "empty window" issue.
  • Fixed a folding issue.
  • Fixed the bug that dir diff window won't open for Japanese and Chinese localization.

1.1.9.1 (7/20/2011)

Fixed

  • Fixed a crash that could happen when closing diff windows.

1.1.9 (4/26/2011)

New

  • Now you can diff text with no need to specify files. Choose "New Empty Text Diff" from File menu and paste your text content. Save the changes if you want to keep the results, because the tmp files will be deleted immediately after the app is quit.
  • In Dir Diff window you can press Enter or Command + o to open the text diff window.
  • New menu items and shortcuts added: Focus Left Text, Focus Right Text and Toggle.

Changed

  • Diff windows closed at the last exit are no longer reopened during the launch. You can turn this option back on in the new preferences tab, General.

Fixed

  • Ribbon resizing problem fixed.

1.1.8 (11/3/2010)

New

  • Added simple Find Panel (Command + F)
  • Added Edit > Find menu. Functions like "Use Selection for Find" (Command + E) and "Find Next" (Command + G) are available.

Changed

  • Improved "Edit in Place" performance (To gain the performance, you will have to turn off Block Folding).
  • When reopen on launch, the diff windows whose files/folders cannot be located will be ignored.

1.1.7.1 (9/15/2010)

Fixed

  • Fixed a crash on OS X 10.5.
  • Fixed a shortcut display issue.

1.1.7 (8/26/2010)

New

  • Added "Recent Diff" in File menu.

Changed

  • Improved performance for long text line diff.

Fixed

  • Crash Fix.

1.1.6 (6/16/2010)

New

Changed

  • Path highlighting improved.
  • Starting from this release, each new update can extend expired trial for another 7 individual days.

Fixed

  • Crash Fix (case 206).
  • Fixed an issue that occurs when diff empty files (case 210).
  • Fixed the bug that DiffFork may display incomplete Folder Diff results (case 217).

1.1.5 (6/2/2010)

New

  • Added Folder Diff.

Changed

  • Several UI Improvements.
  • Document Revised.

Fixed

  • Crash Fixes.

1.1.1 (4/12/2010)

New

  • Added "Rediff". You can find the new menu item "Rediff" in Difference menu. And you can choose "Customize Toolbar ..." from View menu to add the "Rediff" item.
  • Added Japanese localization (by Koichi MATSUMOTO).
  • Added Simplified Chinese localization (by He yunxuan).

Changed

  • Improved "Scroll in Sync".

Fixed

  • Editor cursor moving bug (case 163, 170).
  • Editor selection bug (case 166).
  • "Edit in Place" bug (case 168).

1.1.0 (3/29/2010)

Notice

Before 1.1.0, when a difference (a block or a line) is selected in file A, the corresponding difference in the counterpart text file (file B) is aligned vertically. This behavior is to help you identifier the differences in the counterpart text file.

Since 1.1.0, DiffFork supports "Block Guide" and "Scrolling in Sync", which makes auto-align no longer necessary. Now to align blocks, you need to press the Control key while you select the block. You can change the preferences to use other modifier keys.

New

  • Added "Block Guide".
  • Added "Scrolling in Sync".
  • Shortcuts in Difference menu in now customizable.
  • Added block context menu.
  • Now you can change the text encoding var the popup button in status bar.
  • Added "Save As..." in File menu.
  • Added "Current Line Highlighting".

Changed

  • Improved "Go to line...".
  • Improved scrolling performance.
  • "Block Folding" is now turned ON by default.

Fixed

  • Several UI issues.

1.0.5 (2/25/2010)

New

  • DiffFork now supports Block Folding, a mechanism for hiding a large amount of text. Block folding is off by default, you need to enable it in Preferences.
  • Now you can click the file path field in "File Info" to choose file.

Fixed

  • An UI issue (case 113).
  • A localization issue (case 140).

1.0.0 (2/10/2010)

Notice

Starting from this version, when you first use DiffFork, it runs in "Trial Mode". In this mode, DiffFork is fully functional and you can use it without registration for 15 individual days. There are no other limitations until the last day of your trial period.

New

  • The diff window displays newline(line break) type in status bar: Unix (LF), Windows (CRLF) and Classic Mac (CR).
  • The diff window displays "File Info": path, modification date and size.
  • New text editor settings: foreground text color and background color.
  • New cursor setting: cursor text color.
  • Text editor can display invisibles (off by default).
  • Text editor supports "Go to line".
  • Difference colors are customizable.
  • Added file change detection(for files modified by another application).
  • Added toolbar items: "Choose Left Line" and "Choose Right Line".

Changed

  • Various user interface improvements.

Fixed

  • An "Edit in Place" issue (case 111).

0.9.0 (1/12/2010)

New

  • Files can be opened with specific text encoding. Check out new menu items ("Open Left..." and "Open Right...") in the "File" menu.
  • Added AppleScript support. Choose "Open AppleScript Samples Folder" from the "Help" menu for more information.
  • Added command-line utility(shell command). Choose "Install Command-Line Utility..." from the "Help" menu for more information.

Fixed

  • A diff navigation issue, which occurs on re-opened files.
  • The improper alert for file save failure(caused by inapplicable text encoding).
  • "Choose Left", "Choose Right" bug (case 93).

0.8.1 (12/25/2009)

New

  • Added toolbar for diff window.
  • When diff window is shown, DiffFork will select the first difference block.

Fixed

  • Very slow differencing between certain files.
  • Memory leaks

0.8.0 (12/18/2009)

First Public Release