Diffstat reads the output of the diff command and displays a histogram of the insertions, deletions, and modifications in each file. Diffstat is commonly used to provide a summary of the changes in large, complex patch files.
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Release Notes: This release added a -E option to filter output from colordiff and minor improvements to the configure script.
Release Notes: This release adds portability improvements for MinGW and IBM Power PC.
Release Notes: This release accommodates ambiguous use of "Files x and y differ" message by older versions of diffutils between 2.8.4 and 3.0.
Release Notes: This release adds a "-K" option which provides more information about files which were added or removed by a patch. It also improves pathname merging for multiple changes to a given file. There are other bugfixes.
Release Notes: This release adds a "-R" option, like patch's option to show reversed differences. There are also documentation and portability fixes.