Does line-by-line source revision display require FishEye?

At my new employer, we use BitBucket, but previously I'd used FishEye.  One feature I found useful was a source listing having each line annotated with information about the most recent check-in for that line.  This allowed users to see when, for example, a new method was added to a class.  IIRC, the left column had a color-coded revision number, and hovering the cursor over it displayed a thumbnail description of the check-in.

Does BitBucket have this (or a similar) feature?  The version-to-version diffs are useful, but orthogonal to this use case.

1 answer

1 vote

I think the view you're looking for is "blame". You can find this in the Bitbucket Cloud UI in the source view for a particular file - there's a "Blame" button in the upper-right.

You can see a pretty good example of the blame view here, on a Makefile in the Linux kernel source:

The commit number in the left column is a link to that specific commit, instead of a thumbnail, but otherwise that sounds very much like what you're asking for.

Perfect!  That's exactly what I was looking for.


Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Community Anniversary

Happy Anniversary, Atlassian Community!

This community is celebrating its one-year anniversary and Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has all the feels.

Read more
Community showcase
Piotr Plewa
Published Dec 27, 2017 in Bitbucket

Recipe: Deploying AWS Lambda functions with Bitbucket Pipelines

Bitbucket Pipelines helps me manage and automate a number of serverless deployments to AWS Lambda and this is how I do it. I'm building Node.js Lambda functions using node-lambda&nbsp...

1,944 views 1 5
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you