|Subject:||[bug-diffutils] bug#17075: bug#17075: diff - - exits immediately|
|Date:||Tue, 25 Mar 2014 16:42:19 -0700|
|User-agent:||Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:24.0) Gecko/20100101 Thunderbird/24.4.0|
More generally, I'm not sure it's necessary or wise to describe exactly the optimizations 'diff' uses to avoid reading files. Quite possibly, though, I'm not understanding the problem that caused you to file the bug report in the first place.
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