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comparing files...

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are there any commands that can compare two files? Comparing in the sense that the two files are alike... Because I wrote a program that makes a backup file of another file... Just want to know if the files are the same...

hope somebody can help me....
Sep 15 '06 #1
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Banfa
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In current versions of Windows there is fc (file compare)

fc file1 file2
Sep 15 '06 #2

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thanks for response....
I am using turbo c++ 3.0 by borland, fc is not present in any library... are there any other ways I can compare these files?
Sep 15 '06 #3

Banfa
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You mean function then rather than command?

fc is a command and runs at the DOS command line.

There is no function to do anything similar.
Sep 15 '06 #4

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