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Comparing and Merging Files with GNU diff and patch

for Diffutils 2.8.1 and patch 2.5.4

5 April 2002

David MacKenzie, Paul Eggert, Richard Stallman
Edited for publication by Brian Gough

(1) A coding error in GNU patch version 2.5.4 causes it to always use ‘~’, but this should be fixed in the next release.

ISBN 0954161750Comparing and Merging Files with GNU diff and patchSee the print edition