wdiff [OPTION]... FILE1 FILE2
wdiff - Compares words in two files and report differences.
wdiff -d [OPTION]... [FILE]
Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options
display copyright then exit
inhibit output of deleted words
inhibit output of inserted words
inhibit output of common words
automatically calls a pager
use single unified diff as input
display this help then exit
fold character case while comparing
variation of printer mode for "less"
do not extend fields through newlines
overstrike as for printers
say how many words deleted, inserted etc.
use termcap as for terminal displays
display program version then exit
Some options that used to provide some unique functionality are no
longer recommended, but still recognized for the sake of backwards com-
Now synonymous to --terminal, which never initializes the termi-
Written by Franc,ois Pinard <email@example.com>.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Copyright (C) 1992, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2009, 2010 Free Software Founda-
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is
NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
The full documentation for wdiff is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If
the info and wdiff programs are properly installed at your site, the
should give you access to the complete manual.
wdiff 0.6.5 December 2010 WDIFF(1)
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