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Search and replace tool that outputs a diff compatible with patch

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|PyPI version| |PyPI downloads| |GitHub license| is a simple search and replace script that outputs a valid
``diff`` file for review and later apply with ``patch``.


``$ pip install sar-tool``


``$ sar unified_diff megasuper_diff``


Searching for 'unified_diff' and replacing to 'megasuper_diff'

Processing file ... MATCH FOUND
--- (original)
+++ (modified)
@@ -88,7 +88,7 @@
debug("MATCH FOUND\n")
print "Index:", filename
print "=" * 80
- diff = ''.join(list(difflib.unified_diff(orig.splitlines(1),
+ diff = ''.join(list(difflib.megasuper_diff(orig.splitlines(1),
filename + " (original)",
filename + " (modified)")))


This script is released under the MIT licence

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