spreadsheet diff

npm install k
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Spreadsheet differ


npm install -g k


$ k file_1 file_2

The process will exit with code 0 if the two files are deemed to be the same.

Difference Algorithm

Currently, only the sheet names are compared.

Supported Formats

This uses the j library, which currently provides:

  • XLS (Excel 97-2004)
  • XML (Excel 2003-2004)
  • XLSX (Excel 2007+ XML)
  • XLSM (Excel 2007+ Macro-Enabled XML)
  • XLSB (Excel 2007+ Binary)


Please consult the attached LICENSE file for details. All rights not explicitly granted by the Apache 2.0 license are reserved by the Original Author.

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