Linux and UNIX Man Pages

Linux & Unix Commands - Search Man Pages

CentOS 7.0 - man page for zdiff (centos section 1)

ZDIFF(1)				       General Commands Manual					     ZDIFF(1)

NAME
zcmp, zdiff - compare compressed files
SYNOPSIS
zcmp [ cmp_options ] file1 [ file2 ] zdiff [ diff_options ] file1 [ file2 ]
DESCRIPTION
Zcmp and zdiff are used to invoke the cmp or the diff program on files compressed via gzip. All options spec- ified are passed directly to cmp or diff. If only 1 file is specified, then the files compared are file1 and an uncompressed file1.gz. If two files are specified, then they are uncompressed if necessary and fed to cmp or diff. The exit status from cmp or diff is preserved.
SEE ALSO
cmp(1), diff(1), zmore(1), zgrep(1), znew(1), zforce(1), gzip(1), gzexe(1)
BUGS
Messages from the cmp or diff programs refer to temporary filenames instead of those specified. ZDIFF(1)
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:50 PM.

Unix & Linux Forums Content Copyright 1993-2018. All Rights Reserved.
UNIX.COM Login
Username:
Password:  
Show Password





Not a Forum Member?
Forgot Password?