Highlighting Difference Regions Customization Refinement of Difference Regions
If buffers being compared are narrowed at the time of invocation of
ediff-buffers will preserve the narrowing range. However,
ediff-files is invoked on the files visited by these buffers,
that would widen the buffers, since this command is defined to compare the
the corresponding `
-wordwise' commands, narrows the variants to the
particular regions being compared. The original accessible ranges are
restored when you quit Ediff. During the command, you can toggle this
narrowing on and off with the % command.
These two variables control this narrowing behavior:
Controls whether on quitting Ediff should restore the accessible range that existed before the current invocation.