Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)

FreeBSD Manual Pages

  
 
  

home | help
WDIFF(1)			 User Commands			      WDIFF(1)

NAME
       wdiff - display word differences	between	text files

SYNOPSIS
       wdiff [OPTION]... FILE1 FILE2
       wdiff -d	[OPTION]... [FILE]

DESCRIPTION
       wdiff - Compares	words in two files and report differences.

       Mandatory  arguments  to	 long  options are mandatory for short options
       too.

       -C, --copyright
	      display copyright	then exit

       -1, --no-deleted
	      inhibit output of	deleted	words

       -2, --no-inserted
	      inhibit output of	inserted words

       -3, --no-common
	      inhibit output of	common words

       -a, --auto-pager
	      automatically calls a pager

       -d, --diff-input
	      use single unified diff as input

       -h, --help
	      display this help	then exit

       -i, --ignore-case
	      fold character case while	comparing

       -l, --less-mode
	      variation	of printer mode	for "less"

       -n, --avoid-wraps
	      do not extend fields through newlines

       -p, --printer
	      overstrike as for	printers

       -s, --statistics
	      say how many words deleted, inserted etc.

       -t, --terminal
	      use termcap as for terminal displays

       -v, --version
	      display program version then exit

       -w, --start-delete=STRING
	      string to	mark beginning of delete region

       -x, --end-delete=STRING
	      string to	mark end of delete region

       -y, --start-insert=STRING
	      string to	mark beginning of insert region

       -z, --end-insert=STRING
	      string to	mark end of insert region

COMPATIBILITY
       Some options that used to provide  some	unique	functionality  are  no
       longer recommended, but still recognized	for the	sake of	backwards com-
       patibility.

       -K, --no-init-term
	      Now synonymous to	--terminal, which never	initializes the	termi-
	      nal.

AUTHOR
       Written by Franc,ois Pinard <pinard@iro.umontreal.ca>.

REPORTING BUGS
       Report bugs to <wdiff-bugs@gnu.org>.

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright (C) 1992, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 Free Soft-
       ware Foundation,	Inc.
       This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is
       NO  warranty;  not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
       PURPOSE.

SEE ALSO
       The full	documentation for wdiff	is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If
       the  info  and  wdiff programs are properly installed at	your site, the
       command

	      info wdiff

       should give you access to the complete manual.

wdiff 1.2.2			  April	2014			      WDIFF(1)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | COMPATIBILITY | AUTHOR | REPORTING BUGS | COPYRIGHT | SEE ALSO

Want to link to this manual page? Use this URL:
<https://www.freebsd.org/cgi/man.cgi?query=wdiff&sektion=1&manpath=FreeBSD+13.0-RELEASE+and+Ports>

home | help