How can I extract differences between 2 folders ?

Polytropon freebsd at
Tue May 5 14:27:56 UTC 2009


I don't want to sound impolite, but I think it's important
that you know the correct terminology:
On Tue, 5 May 2009 10:33:19 +0300, Yavuz Maşlak <yavuz.maslak at> wrote:
> I use freebsd7.1
> I have two folders [...]

In UNIX, there are no "folders". These are called directories.
To avoid misunderstandings, please name them correctly in the

> which contains some expressions in everyline as 
> following;
> File A:

See? You call them "files" correctly. Why don't you refer to
them as "sheets of paper" as an analogy to "folders"? :-)

>From Magdeburg, Germany
Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
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