Package gawk: Information

    Source package: gawk
    Latest version according to Repology
    Build time:  Mar 27, 2024, 06:56 PM in the task #327286
    Category: Text tools
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    License: GPLv3+
    Summary: The GNU version of the AWK text processing utility
    This packages contains the GNU version of AWK, a text processing utility.
    AWK interprets a special-purpose programming language to do quick
    and easy text pattern matching and reformatting jobs.  Gawk should be
    upwardly compatible with the Bell Labs research version of AWK and is
    almost completely compliant with the 1993 POSIX 1003.2 standard for AWK.

    List of rpms provided by this srpm:
    gawk (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, aarch64)
    gawk-debuginfo (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, aarch64)

    Maintainer: Dmitry V. Levin


      1. /dev/pts
      2. libreadline-devel
      3. makeinfo

    Last changed

    Nov. 16, 2020 Dmitry V. Levin
    - gawk-4.2.1-170-gdc189dc6. -> gawk-5.1.0-213-gd04f08bb (closes: #38430).
    Feb. 14, 2019 Dmitry V. Levin
    - Updated to gawk-4.2.1-170-gdc189dc6.
    - Ceased packaging of obsolete igawk script.
    - Suspended build and packaging of gawk.pdf and awkcard.pdf files
      because their build requirements include texlive-dist
      which is insanely huge and pulls in hordes of irrelevant packages.
    Nov. 18, 2013 Dmitry V. Levin 4.1.0-alt2
    - Rebuilt with