modified from scm-latexdiff

This project is maintained by yangjl


A command line tool to create latexdiff pdf’s for different git commits. Modified from scm-latexdiff. All credits go to scm-latexdiff.


This tool uses distutils for installation. The following command installs the tool on your machine:

python install

To install to a non-standard directory tree (e.g. in your home directory) use –prefix:

python install --prefix=/home/spam/

Do remember to add /home/spam/lib/python2.x/site-packages/ to your PYTHONPATH environment variable.


### find help
run-latexdiff --help (or -h)
### running example
run-latexdiff --old OLD:FILE --new NEW:FILE --diff diff.tex
run-latexdiff -o f126:ms/old.tex -n jafo12:ms/new.tex -d ms/diff.tex




Copyright © 2012, Paul Hiemstra, Ronald van Haren This file is part of scm-latexdiff.

scm-latexdiff is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the Licence, or (at your option) any later version.

scm-latexdiff is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program. If not, see