The re2jasper (Record Editor to jasper) has been enhanced and released as
Flat File Reporting. This project supports
building reports from RecordEditor definitions, Cobol Copybooks and JRecord (Xml) record layout definitions.
The package is basically a plugin to iReport Desginer.
IReports is a report designer for Jasper Reports.
Here is the Flat file Manual.
Formatted Diff ~ Brief description of the Formatted Diff (file compare) tool.
(This program allows you to compare the data in a file (and ignore the formatting). i.e. Binary files can be compared
with CSV or XML files.