cmp(1) - Unix First Edition Manual Page
11/3/71CMP (I)

NAME cmp -- compare two files
SYNOPSIS cmp file1 file2
DESCRIPTION The two files are compared for identical contents.Discrepancies are noted by giving the offset and the


differing words.
FILES
SEE_ALSO
DIAGNOSTICS Messages are given for inability to open either argument,premature EOF on either argument, and incorrect usage.


BUGS If the two files differ in length by one byte, the extrabyte does not enter into the comparison.
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