There are actually two programs for comparing files on a word per word
wdiff is a front-end to
diff as found in the
GNU diffutils package. It is quite mature.
Its planned successor,
wdiff2, is a front end to
and as experimental as
A word is anything between whitespace. This is useful for comparing two texts in which a few words have been changed and for which paragraphs have been refilled.
|• wdiff invocation:||Invoking |
|• wdiff Examples:||Actual examples of |