CompareMerge

 

appiconCompareMerge

Download from Mac App Store

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“CompareMerge is a software tool for file comparison and merging text-like files.

It is useful for determining what has changed between versions, and then merging changes between versions.

To compare 2 files / 2 folders from terminal or from other applications please use following command:
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mergecaller /folder/file1.txt /folder/file1.txt
mergecaller /folder/subfolder1 /folder/subfolder2
or
mergecaller “/folder with space/file1.txt” “/folder with space/file1.txt”
mergecaller “/folder with space/subfolder1” “/folder with space/subfolder2”

 

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To compare 2 files / 2 folders from terminal or from other applications please download and install following tool:

Download MergeCaller tool

 

then use following command:

mergecaller /folder/file1.txt /folder/file1.txt
mergecaller /folder/subfolder1 /folder/subfolder2

or

mergecaller “/folder with space/file1.txt” “/folder with space/file1.txt”
mergecaller “/folder with space/subfolder1” “/folder with space/subfolder2”
   (incase path has space in them)

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To upgrade the application to “No-sandbox” version with more advanced functions please do as following:

– Firstly please bought and download normal (Sandbox) version of CompareMerge application on the Mac App Store

Download from Mac App Store

 

– Download upgrade package in following URL

No-Sandbox upgrade

https://sourceforge.net/projects/comparemergenosandbox/

 

Advantage of No sandbox version:   

(1) Freely enter compare path with keyboard, without drag-drop items from Finder: As you could see below, with No-Sandbox version you could directly input compare path into compare window:

CompareMerge help1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(2) Automatically show suggestion list when user types compare file, folder path:

CompareMergehelp2

 

(3) Compare folder will be saved permanently into history event after the application quits.  

CompareMergehelp3

 

 

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Functions of the application:

– COMPARE FOLDERS/FILES: can compare both 2 files or 2 folders

– BLANK COMPARE: Allow to create blank edit window to compare text then save later

– INLINE EDIT (Edit/Merge at the same time) : Compare and Merge 2 text files: allow you to edit/compare/merge 2 text files in the same windows

– LINE NUMBER: When edit file, showing line number will make it easier to know exactly changes positions.

– FILE FILTERS: Include or exclude files that match regular expressions. Other than that, after compare 2 folders, you could filter display item base on file name.

– INCLUDE SUB FOLDERS: This option lets you control the depth of a folder comparison. Enabling it compares all folder levels

– COPY TO: after compare 2 folder, you can select left or right files to copy to different location (example: when release change source)

– DELETE Left/Right/Both: after compare 2 folder, you can select left or right files to delete

– IGNORE CASE, SPACE: Allow to ignore Case, Space in Edit/Merge window

– IGNORE End-Line code: Allow to ignore difference in End Line Code (LF for Mac・Unix file, CR-LF for Windows file, or CR for Mac classic file) in Edit mode.
Note: when compare folders, EOL was not ignored.

– EXPORT / CREATE REPORT: Allow to export compare/merge result to clipboard or to files (support formats: CSV, Text, HTML)
Other functions:

– Syntax highlight

– Export to zip file

– In edit mode, a small view is show to the exact text difference

One Response to CompareMerge

  1. Lars says:

    Great product. Would love to see the ability to exclude folders/directories

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