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GNU Guile-RPC is an implementation of ONC RPC and XDR (standardized as RFC 1831 and RFC 4506) in Guile Scheme, and for use by GNU Guile programs. ONC RPC is the ``Open Network Computing'' Remote Procedure Call protocol, allowing programs to invoke procedures of programs running on remote machines. XDR is the underlying binary data representation format.


GNU Guile-RPC is available from (consider using a mirror for higher bandwidth.)


The manual is available on-line, as is documentation for most GNU software. You may also find more information about Guile-RPC by running info guile-rpc.

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A mailing list for bug reports and general discussion is available at <>. You can subscribe to the mailing list and view the list archive.


Development occurs using the Git distributed revision control system. A copy of the source code repository can be obtained using the following command:

git clone git://

The repository can be browsed on-line.

Additional information is available from the Savannah project page.

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