Wdiff

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GNU wdiff

https://www.gnu.org/software/wdiff/
Front end to GNU 'diff'

Compares two files on a word per word basis, finding the word deleted or added from the first file to make the second. A word is defined as anything between whitespace. It works by creating two temporary files, one word per line, and the executes 'diff' on these fields. It collects the 'diff' output and uses it to produce a nicer display of word differences between the original files.

Documentation

User manual included and available at http://www.gnu.org/software/wdiff/manual/

Related Projects




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3genium16 April 2014



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Denver Gingerich Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttps://savannah.gnu.org/cvs/?group=wdiff
DeveloperE-mailmailto:wdiff-bugs@gnu.org


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Weak prerequisitetermcap
Weak prerequisiteless

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 16 April 2014.



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