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Old 09-30-2009, 01:59 PM   #1
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software to compare/merge text file


I have been using beyondcompare to merge file line-by-line on Wins. I want to find a similar software on linux. Is there a good opensource one out there? Meld does not merge line easily.
 
Old 09-30-2009, 02:39 PM   #2
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Linux comparison program

Try http://www.thefreecountry.com/progra...mparison.shtml

Beyondcompare is available in a linux version or you could also try ECMerge: http://www.elliecomputing.com/Produc...e_overview.asp
 
Old 09-30-2009, 02:40 PM   #3
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I would suggest you take a look at vimdiff. Vim on its own is a very powerful editor, but the diff functions work to do a line by line comparison of files, and it has some merging abilities too.
 
  


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