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Re: dircmp for cygwin?
thanks for the responses!
diff -r will do it for me.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes" <email@example.com>
Sent: Monday, November 17, 2003 2:02 PM
Subject: Re: dircmp for cygwin?
> On Sun, Nov 16, 2003 at 08:23:26PM -0600, Bobby McNulty Junior
> > Google it. You might find it, if it's there.
> > From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf
> > Of leo
> > Sent: Sunday, November 16, 2003 7:36 PM
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Subject: dircmp for cygwin?
> > however i couldn't find dircmp in the collection of tools. is there a
> > implementation for cygwin?
> Archaeological notes:
> dircmp was listed as legacy in the susv2 standard and removed in susv3
> (in deference to diff -r). Rationale:
> Although a useful concept, the historical output of this directory
> comparison program is not suitable for processing in application
> programs. Also, the diff -r command gives equivalent functionality.
> Of course, tar was also removed in susv3, in deference to pax. You've
> all heard of pax, right?
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