Re: NTLK OT: binary file compare in Windoze (was: NTLK [ANN] 710031 For Windows)

From: Wolf Lichtenberger (
Date: Thu Aug 17 2000 - 07:59:16 CDT


FileDiff only does text file diff's and won't do a patch file.

on Tue, 15 Aug 2000, Paul Guyot wrote:
> What I want is what the software I chose do:
> a/ compare two binaries
> b/ make a small executable to transform one into another
> Any hint?

For Windows, a search in for "patch" turned up
  RLN PatchMaker
  Clickteam Patch Maker

    appears to create whole dir. tree patch files at once

Anyway, i didn't use these yet, but i believe "patch" is the keyword for
looking for such programs for Linux or MacOS, too, if needed.

-- Wolf Lichtenberger
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