Comparison Statistics from the Command Line in the next ExamDiff Pro
In the next version of Examdiff Pro, we will be introducing a new command line option /statsonly that allows the user to output only the comparison statistics for file or directory comparison from the command line interface.
This feature can be used by simply comparing two files or directories from the command line as you previously could and appending the /statsonly option as follows:The example below is for directory comparison:Note that this feature also works with full directory comparison activated, where you can see more details:You can also use this command line option to save statistics to a file (using /o:file-path), which can later be parsed if needed.
This feature can be used by simply comparing two files or directories from the command line as you previously could and appending the /statsonly option as follows:
examdiff C:\1 C:\2 /o:- /statsonlyThis works for file comparison, directory comparison, and full directory comparison. Some of these examples are shown below, the first of which is for a file comparison.
C:\Users>examdiff C:\1\_test3 C:\1\_test4 /o:- /statsonly 4 differences: 4 lines, 7 inline differences in 4 changed lines Added lines: 0, inline additions in changed lines: 0 Deleted lines: 0, inline deletions in changed lines: 1 Changed lines: 4 Inline changes in changed lines: 6
C:\Users>examdiff C:\1 C:\2 /o:- /statsonly 54 differences: 135 files Added items: 16 files Deleted items: 73 files Changed items: 2 files Newer items: 9 files Older items: 35 files
C:\Users>examdiff C:\1 C:\2 /o:- /statsonly 51 differences: 127 files, 105 lines Added items: 16 files and 17 lines in changed files Deleted items: 73 files and 0 lines in changed files Changed items: 38 files and 88 lines in changed files