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I'm looking for a simple text comparison tool. Something which just compares two quick text, I don't care about file comparison, just quick text side by side comparison.

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In TextWrangler, there is a command "Compare Two Front Documents". TextWrangler is not just a simple text comparison tool, but it's free, and if you need to edit text anyway, it's a useful feature.

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Thanks for reminding me. I actually use vim as my main text editor and I forget about vimddiff :) – nXqd Sep 16 '12 at 14:56

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