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xxdiff is a graphical file and directories comparator and merge tool. It is comparable to the common diff and diff3 but provides a useful GUI, some additional features and a detailed documentation.

xxdiff does not support comparing and editing files encoded with Unicode/UTF-8 (as per 2010-07-22, version 3.2)



10.04 Lucid and above

Simply install the following package(s):

There are some additional packages, providing special functionality:

After installation, start it via xxdiff. To compare 2/3 files, use:

xxdiff file1 file2
xxdiff file1 file2 file3
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