Here are some tools and techniques for comparing files and for examining whole directory trees and the file contained in them. Many of these programs are non-portable in that they will only run under one operating system. This is not a show stopper because with Samba any file system can can be mounted over the network and made visible to a machine running any OS. Thus any file system can be analysed by any of the follwing tools ...
- xxdiff: a nice diff and file merge tool with an X GUI.
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