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    1 2020-04-14         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
    2 
    3 	* 5.1.0: Release tar ball made.
    4 
    5 2020-04-13         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
    6 
    7 	* gawktexi.in: Small typo fixes. Thanks to Antonio Columbo
    8 	for pointing them out.
    9 
   10 2020-04-12         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   11 
   12 	* gawktexi.in: Contribution from Manuel Collado related
   13 	to CSV processing.
   14 
   15 2020-04-10         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   16 
   17 	* gawktexi.in, gawk.1: Fix some spelling errors.
   18 	* wordlist, wordlist2, wordlist3: Updated with more words.
   19 
   20 2020-04-01         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   21 
   22 	* gawktexi.in: Clarify about whitespace.
   23 
   24 2020-03-30         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   25 
   26 	* gawktexi.in, gawk.1, awkcard.in: Minor edits before release.
   27 
   28 2020-03-18         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   29 
   30 	* gawktexi.in: Fix up references to POSIX standard. Thanks to
   31 	Antonio Columbo for the pointers.
   32 
   33 2020-03-15         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   34 
   35 	* texinfo.tex: Updated, via GNULIB.
   36 	* gawktexi.in: Misc updates.
   37 
   38 2020-03-09         Andrew J. Schorr      <aschorr@telemetry-investments.com>
   39 
   40 	* gawktexi.in (@val_str_asc, @val_num_asc, @val_str_desc,
   41 	@val_num_desc): Update descriptions to reflect that the index
   42 	strings are now used as a tie-breaker and @val_type_* is used
   43 	for comparing non-scalars.
   44 
   45 2020-03-04         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   46 
   47 	* gawktexi.in: Revised info on default values for AWKPATH
   48 	and AWKLIBPATH. Thanks to Jannick for the push.
   49 	* gawktexi.in: Document MSYS2 support and update the
   50 	updated month.
   51 
   52 2020-02-02         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   53 
   54 	* gawktexi.in (Getopt Function): Add support for long options,
   55 	contributed by Greg Minshall <minshall@acm.org>.
   56 
   57 2020-01-23         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   58 
   59 	* gawktexi.in: Document arry sorting by value for FUNCTAB.
   60 	Document that SYMTAB and FUNCTAB cannot be used with
   61 	asort() or asorti().
   62 
   63 2020-01-19         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   64 
   65 	* gawktexi.in (Escape Sequences): Stronger wording for \/
   66 	and \". Suggested by Jakub Martisko <jamartis@redhat.com>.
   67 
   68 2020-01-19         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   69 
   70 	* gawkinet.info: Rebuilt using makeinfo 6.7.
   71 
   72 2020-01-01         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   73 
   74 	* gawktexi.in (History Sorting): Supply a shorter version of the
   75 	program. Thanks to Rick van Rein <rick@openfortress.nl>.
   76 
   77 2019-12-22         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   78 
   79 	* implementation-notes.txt: New file.
   80 
   81 2019-12-15         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   82 
   83 	* gawktexi.in: Use `@codequoteundirected on' and
   84 	`@codequotebacktick on' to get straight quotes in PDF. Thanks
   85 	to empirical@quantbo.com for the report and to Assaf Gordon
   86 	for the pointer to the fix.
   87 
   88 2019-11-21         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   89 
   90 	* gawktexi.in: Document that the time extension is now obsolete.
   91 
   92 2019-11-03         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   93 
   94 	* gawktexi.in: Document that readdir extension can cause a
   95 	fatal error, which should be handled with BEGINFILE.
   96 	* gawk.1: Ditto.
   97 
   98 2019-10-16         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
   99 
  100 	* awkcard.in: BWK awk now supports RS as regexp, so remove the
  101 	"not nawk" note.
  102 	* gawktexi.in: Updates for BWK awk and RS as regexp.
  103 
  104 2019-10-06         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  105 
  106 	* gawktexi.in: Fix typo related to @/.../. Thanks to
  107 	Mark Krauze <marcuscruse@ya.ru> for the report.
  108 
  109 2019-10-04         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  110 
  111 	* texinfo.tex: Updated.
  112 
  113 2019-09-24         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  114 
  115 	* gawktexi.in: Take advantage of new indexing features in
  116 	Texinfo 6.7.
  117 	* sidebar.awk: Ditto.
  118 	* texinfo.tex: Updated from Texinfo 6.7 distribution.
  119 
  120 2019-08-23         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  121 
  122 	* awkcard.in: Fixes and updates. Some cleanup.
  123 
  124 2019-08-21         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  125 
  126 	* texinfo.tex: Updated.
  127 
  128 2019-08-11         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  129 
  130 	* gawktexi.in (Other Arguments): Document the old trick of
  131 	using ./count=1 to name a file that looks like a variable
  132 	assignment. Thanks to Ed Morton <mortoneccc@comcast.net>
  133 	for the suggestion.
  134 
  135 2019-07-23         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  136 
  137 	* gawk.1: Fix typo, update edition. Thanks to Antonio
  138 	Columbo for the pointers.
  139 	* gawktexi.in: Update EDITION. Thanks to Antonio Columbo.
  140 	Fix two typos. Thanks to Mark Krauze.
  141 
  142 2019-07-21         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  143 
  144 	* awkcard.in, gawk.1, gawkinet.texi, gawktexi.in: Copyrights
  145 	updated, spell checked.
  146 	* wordlist, wordlist3: Updated.
  147 
  148 2019-06-26         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  149 
  150 	* gawktexi.in (Extension Sample Inplace): Fix backwards
  151 	compatibility. Thanks to Andrew Schorr for most of the change.
  152 
  153 2019-06-21         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  154 
  155 	* gawktexi.in (Input Exercises): Remove exercise that is
  156 	no longer relevant. Thanks to Mark Krauze <daburashka@ya.ru>
  157 	for pointing this out.
  158 
  159 2019-06-21         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  160 
  161 	* texinfo.tex: Updated from GNULIB.
  162 
  163 2019-06-18         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  164 
  165 	* 5.0.1: Release tar ball made.
  166 
  167 2019-06-18         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  168 
  169 	* gawktexi.in (Plain Getline): Improve the program and show
  170 	sample input and output. Thanks to Mark Krauze <daburashka@ya.ru>
  171 	for some of the changes.
  172 	Unrelated: Set the update month.
  173 	* awkcard.in: Bump version in download info.
  174 
  175 2019-06-11         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  176 
  177 	* gawktexi.in (Regexp Operator Details): Add a paragraph
  178 	describing how unmatched left and right parentheses work.
  179 	Thanks to Neil Ormos <ormos-gnulists17@ormos.org>
  180 	for pointing out the need.
  181 
  182 2019-06-05         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  183 
  184 	* gawktexi.in (Type Functions): Clarify isarray() and
  185 	typeof() behavior. Thanks to  Mark Krauze <daburashka@ya.ru>,
  186 	for pointing out the issues.
  187 
  188 2019-06-05         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  189 
  190 	* gawktexi.in (Invoking Summary): Added nice summarization of
  191 	argument processing contributed by Neil R. Ormos,
  192 	<ormos-gnulists17@ormos.org>.
  193 
  194 2019-05-22         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  195 
  196 	* gawk.1, gawktexi.in: Document --lint=no-ext.
  197 
  198 2019-05-06         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  199 
  200 	* gawktexi.in: Fix some typos.  Thanks to Mark Krauze
  201 	<daburashka@ya.ru>, for pointing them out.
  202 	(Options): Document new feature in --sandbox, that you can't
  203 	add files that weren't there to start with.
  204 
  205 2019-05-05         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  206 
  207 	* gawktexi.in (Additional Configuration Options): Document that
  208 	--disable-extensions also disables the extensions! Thanks to
  209 	Mark Krauze <daburashka@ya.ru>, for pointing it out.
  210 
  211 2019-04-28         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  212 
  213 	* gawktexi.in (Options): Fix a copy/paste error. Thanks to
  214 	Mark Krauze <daburashka@ya.ru>, for pointing it out.
  215 
  216 2019-04-22         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  217 
  218 	* gawktexi.in (Undocumented): Fix a typo. Thanks to Antonio Columbo
  219 	for pointing it out.
  220 
  221 2019-04-21         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  222 
  223 	* gawktexi.in (Limitations): Provide brief instructions
  224 	on how to use use a temporary file in a script with
  225 	the debugger.  Thanks to Holger Klene <h.klene@gmx.de>
  226 	for the discussion.
  227 	(Multiple Lines): Note that POSIX seems to require \n as
  228 	separator for all values of FS, but that in reality it
  229 	doesn't apply to regexps; this is a POSIX bug.
  230 	(Options): Document clearly that if no -f or -e, anything
  231 	after the program text is placed into ARGV and not
  232 	parsed for options. Thanks to Neil Ormos <ormos-gnulists17@ormos.org>
  233 	for the tip.
  234 	(Other Versions): Add a link to Mircea Neacsu's embeddable
  235 	awk interpreter.
  236 
  237 2019-04-18         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  238 
  239 	* gawktexi.in (Undocumented): Note an undocumented feature.
  240 	* Makefile.am (EXTRA_DIST): Add ChangeLog.1 to the list. Ooops.
  241 
  242 2019-04-14         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  243 
  244 	* gawktexi.in (Case-sensitivity): Document that single-byte
  245 	locales ignore case based on the current locale and not
  246 	always Latin-1.
  247 
  248 2019-04-12         Arnold D. Robbins     <arnold@skeeve.com>
  249 
  250 	* ChangeLog.1: Rotated ChangeLog into this file.
  251 	* ChangeLog: Created anew for gawk 5.0.0 and on.
  252 	* 5.0.0: Release tar ball made.