Google Summer of Code 2012 project for Bazaar

Parth Malwankar parth.malwankar at
Sun Feb 26 17:21:23 UTC 2012

On Sun, Feb 26, 2012 at 9:23 PM, Mark A. Flacy <mflacy at> wrote:
> I would vote for Netbeans support.

Netbeans support seems like a good idea to me. The existing project doesn't
seem to be very active.


> --
> Sent from my Android phone with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.
> Andreas Sommer <andreas.sommer87 at> wrote:
>> Hey guys,
>> I was wondering if there's interest in offering a GSoC project for
>> Bazaar this year. From my side, I'd be interested to contribute to my
>> favorite VCS, but to be honest I don't have a precise topic proposal.
>> Bazaar Explorer would be a nice thing to work on as I think it could use
>> some improvement.
>> One idea would be to work a bit more on
>>, i.e. improving support for
>> configuring diff/merge tools (and implementing it in the configuration
>> dialogs of qbzr). I think it would be nice to be able to define diff
>> tools in a more precise way, such as by file extension or regex. That
>> way, one could use special tools like the MS Word diffing scripts from
>> TortoiseSVN for *.doc files, or other tools for comparing non-text files
>> without having to use "bzr diff --using" via the command line. What do
>> you think?
>> Best regards,
>>  Andreas Sommer

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