This Web page describes how to participate in development
of GNU Awk (
gawk). GNU Awk is a Free Software project
belonging to the Free Software Foundation’s GNU project.
The Web page focuses on participation in the project (that is,
how to work most effectively if you wish to contribute to it) and
also describes how to make use of the Git
distributed source code management system for
You should be comfortable working with traditional UNIX-style tools and with the C language and standard library facilities.
|• This Manual||How to use this manual.|
|• Conventions||Typographical Conventions.|
|• Reviewers||A note to reviewers.|