patience: Patience diff and longest increasing subsequence

[ algorithms, bsd3, library, text ] [ Propose Tags ]

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

New in version 0.1.1: relaxed containers dependency, so it should build on GHC 6.10.

Versions [faq] 0.1, 0.1.1,,,, 0.3
Dependencies base (>=3 && <5), containers (>=0.2 && <0.6) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author Keegan McAllister <>
Maintainer Keegan McAllister <>
Revised Revision 1 made by phadej at Tue Sep 25 06:49:12 UTC 2018
Category Algorithms, Text
Uploaded by KeeganMcAllister at Wed Aug 17 00:18:58 UTC 2011
Distributions Arch:0.3, Debian:0.1.1, NixOS:0.3
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