patience: Patience diff and longest increasing subsequence

[ algorithms, bsd3, library, text ] [ Propose Tags ]
Versions 0.1, 0.1.1
Dependencies base (>=3 && <5), containers (>=0.3) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author Keegan McAllister <>
Maintainer Keegan McAllister <>
Category Algorithms, Text
Uploaded by KeeganMcAllister at Thu Feb 24 20:46:51 UTC 2011
Distributions Arch:0.1.1, Debian:0.1.1, LTSHaskell:0.1.1, NixOS:0.1.1, openSUSE:0.1.1
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This library implements the "patience diff" algorithm, as well as the patience algorithm for the longest increasing subsequence problem.

Patience diff computes the difference between two lists, for example the lines of two versions of a source file. It provides a good balance of performance, nice output for humans, and implementation simplicity. For more information, see and




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