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Old 07-16-2002
comparing files

Hi,

i have a long script saved in two different folders at a different date...these two savings are nearly identical but i would like to know what are the differences between them without having to print and compare them line by line.

maybe there is a "compare file1 file2" command?

thx
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Old 07-16-2002
There should be a diff and a cmp command (hopefully - you didn't post your OS). Read the man page on each and see which you prefer.
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Old 07-16-2002
thank you muchly
 

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