I want to start Ediff in a single frame the way pacfiles does:

Ediff using pacfiles

Right now it opens the control panel in a separate frame.


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You're looking for ediff-setup-windows-plain, which does everything in one frame.

M-x customize-variable RET ediff-window-setup-function and set the value to ediff-setup-windows-plain.

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