New string compare panel applet

David Faure faure at
Fri Oct 8 12:17:01 BST 2004

On Friday 08 October 2004 13:03, Michael Buesch wrote:
> Hi,
> I just wrote a tiny panel applet for easily comparing two strings.
> The purpose of this applet is to be as easy and featureless as possible.
> It's only to compare two strings.
> I wrote this, because I needed such an applet in KDE for ages. For
> example to quickly compare MD5SUMs.

I'm not too convinced on the usefulness...
Isn't it faster to look closely at two md5sums than to copy/paste them somewhere else?
Is there a popular user request for this on
Comparing two strings doesn't look like a very common non-developer task to me.

David Faure, faure at, sponsored by Trolltech to work on KDE,
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