Why show all changes in a Pull Request on one giant page?

My organization uses both Bitbucket Server and Bitbucket ("cloud").  In BB Server, pull requests have a "Diff" tab where we can easily browse through the proposed changes, file by file, to make comments on them.  Sometimes the changes involve large CSV files, but that's fine, we might review those manually in a real working tree, and avoid clicking on them in the web UI.

By contrast, BB Cloud puts all the changes on one huge web page.  It's extremely difficult to maintain my bearings in this view.  Changes to large files essentially hog the entire page.  Navigation is accomplished by anchor-links, so I'm trying to awkwardly use forward/back button stuff all the time.  I end up super lost.

Is there some way to get the BB Server behavior in the cloud version?  Are there other people out there who dislike the cloud view?  Everyone I've talked to in my organization really dislikes it.

1 answer

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Nov 06, 2018 in Bitbucket

Upgrade Best Practices

Hello! My name is Mark Askew and I am a Premier Support Engineer for products Bitbucket Server/Data Center, Fisheye & Crucible. Today, I want to bring the discussion that Jennifer, Matt, and ...

1,925 views 7 10
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