fc

Compares two files or sets of files, displaying the differences between the two.
   fc [d:][path]file1 [d:][path]file2 [options] 
Compares file1 to file2.

Options

  /A
  Displays the first and last lines of differences only

  /B
  Compares binary files

  /C
  Ignore case

  /L
  Compare text files

  /LBn
  Set the maximum number of consecutive different ASCII lines to n

  /Mn
  Set the maximum number of differences between binary files
  to report, before aborting.
  The default value is 20.
  Use 0 to allow an unlimited number of differences.

  /N
  Display the line numbers (text files only)

  /S
  Scan files in subdirectories as well

  /T
  Does not convert tabs into spaces for comparison

  /W
  Pack white space (tabs, spaces) for text comparison

  /X
  Do not show context lines in text comparison

  /nnn
  Set to nnn lines the minimum number of consecutive matching
  lines for comparison resynchronization

Notes


Copyright © 1999 Maurizio Spagni
This file is covered under GNU General Public License version 2 (or at your option) any later version.
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