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Snippet file history

Every snippet file in Cacher comes with its own update history. Examine diffs and restore previous versions with a snippet file's View history tab.

What gets tracked?

Cacher captures changes to the following properties of a snippet file:

notes Note: Snippet file histories were enabled on May 23, 2019. Edits made prior to then would not show up in histories.

Viewing diffs

Cacher provides an enhanced view of the diffs between different snippet file versions.

Lines

Viewing diffs by line
  1. Scroll to the particular snippet file you'd like to view.
  2. Click on the history tab to view its history, represented as line diffs.

Side-by-side

Viewing diffs side-by-side
  1. Scroll to the particular snippet file you'd like to view.
  2. Click on the history tab to view its history.
  3. Click on the Side-by-side selector.

Viewing previous versions

Sometimes, you need to see the entirety of the snippet file at a certain point in time.

Viewing previous versions
  1. Scroll to the particular snippet file you'd like to view.
  2. Click on the history tab to view its history.
  3. Click on the Files selector.

Restoring a version

Did you make an unintended change? You may want to restore the snippet file to a previous version.

Restore previous version
  1. Scroll to the particular snippet file you'd like to view.
  2. Click on the history tab to view its history.
  3. Find the particular version you'd like to restore. info_outlineThis is most easily done with the Files view.
  4. Click Restore and then Restore File to update the snippet to that version.
notes Note: Restoring a file version does not erase its existing history. A new changeset is simply added.
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