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Diff 2 file struct - Useful for branch diff and jars diff(uncompressed)

Terminal - Diff 2 file struct - Useful for branch diff and jars diff(uncompressed)
diff <(cd A; find -type f|xargs md5sum ) <(cd B; find -type f | xargs md5sum )
2013-07-02 18:02:05
User: glaudiston
Functions: cd diff find md5sum xargs
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Diff 2 file struct - Useful for branch diff and jars diff(uncompressed)

This is usefull to diff 2 paths in branches of software, or in different versions of a same zip file. So you can get the real file diff.

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Terminal - Alternatives

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What others think

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diff -q -r A B

Comment by jld 168 weeks ago

@jld This command won't show detailed difference of files content, but will only show what files are different and missing files.

Comment by 0xFF 167 weeks and 1 day ago

Why not use find "path" rather than cd "path" then find?

Comment by zlemini 165 weeks and 3 days ago

Your point of view

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