The patience package

[Tags:bsd3, library]

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


Versions 0.1, 0.1.1
Dependencies base (>=3 && <5), containers (>=0.3) [details]
License BSD3
Author Keegan McAllister <>
Maintainer Keegan McAllister <>
Stability Unknown
Category Algorithms, Text
Uploaded Thu Feb 24 20:46:51 UTC 2011 by KeeganMcAllister
Distributions Arch:0.1.1, Debian:0.1.1, LTSHaskell:0.1.1, NixOS:0.1.1, Stackage:0.1.1, Tumbleweed:0.1.1
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