Comparing Magik Element With Local History Edition

  1. Open Magik editor for Magik file in which you want to compare Magik element with an edition from the local history.
  2. Select an element you want to compare in Outline or Product Explorer.
  3. From the element's pop-up menu, select Compare With > Element from Local History.
  4. The History view opens and shows all editions of the selected element available in the local history.
  5. Select an edition in the history view to see the differences between the selected edition and the edition in the workbench in a comparison editor.
  6. If you are done with the comparison, close the comparison editor.

Note: The Product Explorer can be configured to show or not show Magik elements in files. Set your preferences on the Magik > General preference page.

Related concepts

Magik views
Magik editor

Related tasks

Using the local history

Related reference

Magik outline