MAN Solaris - SDIFF (1)

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NAME

sdiff - side-by-side merge of file differences

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Author
Copyright
Attributes
Notes

SYNOPSIS

sdiff [OPTION]... FILE1 FILE2

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DESCRIPTION

Side-by-side merge of file differences.
-o FILE --output=FILE
  Operate interactively, sending output to FILE.
-i --ignore-case
  Consider upper- and lower-case to be the same.
-E --ignore-tab-expansion
  Ignore changes due to tab expansion.
-b --ignore-space-change
  Ignore changes in the amount of white space.
-W --ignore-all-space
  Ignore all white space.
-B --ignore-blank-lines
  Ignore changes whose lines are all blank.
-I RE --ignore-matching-lines=RE
  Ignore changes whose lines all match RE.
--strip-trailing-cr
  Strip trailing carriage return on input.
-a --text Treat all files as text.
-w NUM --width=NUM
  Output at most NUM (default 130) columns per line.
-l --left-column
  Output only the left column of common lines.
-s --suppress-common-lines
  Do not output common lines.
-t --expand-tabs
  Expand tabs to spaces in output.
-d --minimal
  Try hard to find a smaller set of changes.
-H --speed-large-files
  Assume large files and many scattered small changes.
--diff-program=PROGRAM
  Use PROGRAM to compare files.
-v --version
  Output version info.
--help Output this help.
If a FILE is ‘-’, read standard input.

AUTHOR

Written by Thomas Lord.

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <[email protected]>.

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2002 Free Software Foundation, Inc.

This program comes with NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law. You may redistribute copies of this program under the terms of the GNU General Public License. For more information about these matters, see the file named COPYING.

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for sdiff is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and sdiff programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info diff
should give you access to the complete manual.

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:

ATTRIBUTE TYPEATTRIBUTE VALUE
AvailabilitySUNWgnu-diffutils
Interface StabilityUncommitted

NOTES

Source for GNU diffutils is available on http://opensolaris.org.
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