I have read about diff and patch but I can't figure out how to apply what I need. I guess its pretty simple, so to show my problem take these two files: a.xml <resources> <color ...
I have two files paper.tex and paper_suggested_changes.tex the latter is a modified version of the former with corrections. I need to go through the two files and choose which changes to accept or ...
I have a bunch of files (45, so too many to edit them manually without going crazy) which all require the same changes (as seen in the three diffs at the end of this question). Most tools used for ...
I want to make a shell script that updates a config file. The file present on the server has information, like various IP addresses. The new file has more code, from new configs added to the system, ...
I have a text file full of several hundred lines of sequences like this: b 29. b 52. c 84. c 83. c 94. c 93. c 61. b 38. c 81. c 92. c 28. c 37. ...
I get information of a certain set of files in my mail every day, which looks like this: 58623208 Sep 14 20:08 blbn_blfbe_drv 57904920 Sep 14 19:54 blbn_cycmn 55814208 Sep 14 06:02 clsa_Upd 38912000 ...
I have two files: oldlist - This contains a list of files and a md5 hash for each file. This was generated one year ago. newlist - This also contains a list of files and a md5 hash for each file. ...
The old diff, patch, and merge programs, and their modern descendents in the form of version control systems work great for managing source code that can be edited concurrently by multiple people. ...