Repo Difference Detector
Overview Repo Difference Detector is an Azure DevOps extension designed to highlight differences between the main and dev branches across all repositories in a project. With a simple interface, it provides an at-a-glance view of repositories that have diverging commits, aiding in ensuring that codebases stay synchronized and up-to-date.
Features Immediate Feedback: View differences in real-time without waiting for all repositories. Simple Interface: A clear and straightforward table format showing repositories and their commit differences. No More Guesswork: No need to manually compare branches across multiple repositories. This tool does it for you! How to Use Install the Extension: Add the Repo Difference Detector from the Azure DevOps Marketplace to your organization. Navigate: Once installed, you'll find the "Repo Difference" option in the Azure DevOps Repos hub. View Results: Repositories with differences between main and dev branches will be listed. Repositories without a main or dev branch will display "N/A". FAQ Q: What if my repository doesn't have a main or dev branch? A: Repositories that don't contain either a main or dev branch will be listed with an "N/A" under the difference count.
Q: Can I compare branches other than main and dev? A: Currently, this extension is designed specifically for main and dev branches. However, based on feedback, we might consider adding customizable branch names in future releases.