Is there an exposed method for string diff'ing?

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Posted 12 years ago by Craig - Varigence, Inc.
Version: 11.2.0552

Do any of the Actipro assemblies provide an API that performs diff's on strings, or diff's between mutliple snapshots? I ask since the SyntaxEditor documentation mentions that document snapshots share data as much as possible, which leads me to suspect you're creating diff's to find common elements. 



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Answer - Posted 12 years ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA

Hi Craig,

Sorry but we don't have anything like that.  Snapshots common to the same document do share text data when possible, but it's not an exact difference like what you want (some ranges of common text might still be duplicated).  It's designed to perform fast while balancing that with greatly reduced memory usage.

Actipro Software Support

The latest build of this product (v24.1.2) was released 3 months ago, which was after the last post in this thread.

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