This script is for Slackware 14.2 only and may be outdated.

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14.2 > Development > pkgdiff (1.7.2)

pkgdiff (visualize changes in tgz/rpm/deb/etc archives)

Package Changes Analyzer (pkgdiff) - a tool for visualizing changes in
Linux software packages (RPM, DEB, TAR.GZ, etc). The tool is intended
for Linux maintainers who are interested in ensuring compatibility
of old and new versions of packages. It's useful for both source and
binary packages.

The tool can compare directories as well (with the help of the -d

Sample report:

This requires: wdiff

Maintained by: B. Watson
ChangeLog: pkgdiff


Source Downloads:
pkgdiff-1.7.2.tar.gz (edd0d709f1c45be93665300b4aa834da)

Download SlackBuild:
pkgdiff.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Individual Files:

Validated for Slackware 14.2

See our HOWTO for instructions on how to use the contents of this repository.

Access to the repository is available via:
ftp git cgit http rsync

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