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A.6 History of gawk Features

This section describes the features in gawk over and above those in POSIX awk, in the order they were added to gawk.

Version 2.10 of gawk introduced the following features:

Version 2.13 of gawk introduced the following features:

Version 2.14 of gawk introduced the following feature:

Version 2.15 of gawk introduced the following features:

Version 3.0 of gawk introduced the following features:

Version 3.1 of gawk introduced the following features:

Version 4.0 of gawk introduced the following features:

Version 4.1 of gawk introduced the following features:

Version 4.2 of gawk introduced the following changes:

Version 5.0 added the following features:

Version 5.1 was created to release gawk with a correct major version number for the API. This was overlooked for version 5.0, unfortunately. It added the following features:

Version 5.2 added the following features:


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