Visual diffing: Merge changes across whitespace
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Description

Current "word1 word2" -> "word3 word4" can render as

word1word3 word2word4

However as the retain is just whitespace, a better diff would be

word1 word2word3 word4

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Change 343273 had a related patch set uploaded (by Esanders):
[VisualEditor/VisualEditor] VisualDiff: Move word split TODO to test

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/343273

Jdforrester-WMF triaged this task as Normal priority.Mar 17 2017, 3:44 PM
Jdforrester-WMF assigned this task to Esanders.
Jdforrester-WMF set the point value for this task to 1.
Jdforrester-WMF moved this task from To Triage to TR6: Visual diffs on the VisualEditor board.

Change 343273 merged by jenkins-bot:
[VisualEditor/VisualEditor] VisualDiff: Merge remove inserts separated by whitespace only

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/343273

Change 343321 had a related patch set uploaded (by Jforrester):
[mediawiki/extensions/VisualEditor] Update VE core submodule to master (b2f4785d6)

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/343321

Change 343321 merged by jenkins-bot:
[mediawiki/extensions/VisualEditor] Update VE core submodule to master (a63435906)

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/343321

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