Does diffoscope compares disk partitions

Mattia Rizzolo mattia at
Thu Mar 2 08:41:19 UTC 2023

On Wed, Mar 01, 2023 at 10:07:33PM -0800, Vagrant Cascadian wrote:
> I daresay it is more akin to someone looking for lost keys by inventing
> a flashlight to look near where they dropped them, and they happen to
> have dropped the keys into a bin with miscelaneous arbitrary pieces and
> bits of things, many off which are shaped and/or sized roughly like your
> keys... and wow before nobody thought to make a flashlight shine at so
> many different wavelengths, or detect the density of the materials, or
> produce a harmonic resonance with certain materials, or a high intensity
> laser to burn off all the organic detritus that has accumulated,
> and... only to find out that people have been loosing their keys in this
> bin for decades, and we found someone else's keys too! Oh, look, with
> this small tweak, we could also detect antique coins...


We should quote this in our blog post :>

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