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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.4//EN"
3  "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.4/docbookx.dtd" [
4  <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5  %general-entities;
6]>
7
8<sect1 id="ch-system-diffutils" role="wrap">
9  <?dbhtml filename="diffutils.html"?>
10
11  <title>Diffutils-&diffutils-version;</title>
12
13  <indexterm zone="ch-system-diffutils">
14    <primary sortas="a-Diffutils">Diffutils</primary>
15  </indexterm>
16
17  <sect2 role="package">
18    <title/>
19
20    <para>The Diffutils package contains programs that show the differences
21    between files or directories.</para>
22
23  </sect2>
24
25  <sect2 role="installation">
26    <title>Installation of Diffutils</title>
27
28    <para os="a">Prepare Diffutils for compilation:</para>
29
30<screen os="b"><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --host=${CLFS_TARGET}</userinput></screen>
31
32    <para os="c">Compile the package:</para>
33
34<screen os="d"><userinput>make</userinput></screen>
35
36    <para os="e">Install the package:</para>
37
38<screen os="f"><userinput>make DESTDIR=${CLFS} install</userinput></screen>
39
40  </sect2>
41
42  <sect2 id="contents-diffutils" role="content">
43    <title>Contents of Diffutils</title>
44
45    <segmentedlist>
46      <segtitle>Installed programs</segtitle>
47
48      <seglistitem>
49        <seg>cmp, diff, diff3, and sdiff</seg>
50      </seglistitem>
51    </segmentedlist>
52
53    <variablelist>
54      <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
55      <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
56      <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
57
58      <varlistentry id="cmp">
59        <term><command>cmp</command></term>
60        <listitem>
61          <para>Compares two files and reports whether or in which bytes
62          they differ</para>
63          <indexterm zone="ch-system-diffutils cmp">
64            <primary sortas="b-cmp">cmp</primary>
65          </indexterm>
66        </listitem>
67      </varlistentry>
68
69      <varlistentry id="diff">
70        <term><command>diff</command></term>
71        <listitem>
72          <para>Compares two files or directories and reports which lines in
73          the files differ</para>
74          <indexterm zone="ch-system-diffutils diff">
75            <primary sortas="b-diff">diff</primary>
76          </indexterm>
77        </listitem>
78      </varlistentry>
79
80      <varlistentry id="diff3">
81        <term><command>diff3</command></term>
82        <listitem>
83          <para>Compares three files line by line</para>
84          <indexterm zone="ch-system-diffutils diff3">
85            <primary sortas="b-diff3">diff3</primary>
86          </indexterm>
87        </listitem>
88      </varlistentry>
89
90      <varlistentry id="sdiff">
91        <term><command>sdiff</command></term>
92        <listitem>
93          <para>Merges two files and interactively outputs the results</para>
94          <indexterm zone="ch-system-diffutils sdiff">
95            <primary sortas="b-sdiff">sdiff</primary>
96          </indexterm>
97        </listitem>
98      </varlistentry>
99
100    </variablelist>
101
102  </sect2>
103
104</sect1>
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