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commit 7f2468bfb5cb4a7998635e55e8e82db3718fe177
Author: Arnold D. Robbins <address@hidden>
Date:   Tue Apr 2 22:35:40 2013 +0300

    Start a cleanup pass on the manual.

diff --git a/doc/ChangeLog b/doc/ChangeLog
index a41d0e0..4371cbf 100644
--- a/doc/ChangeLog
+++ b/doc/ChangeLog
@@ -1,3 +1,7 @@
+2013-04-02         Arnold D. Robbins     <address@hidden>
+       * gawk.texi: Start a simple cleanup pass before the release.
 2013-03-15         Arnold D. Robbins     <address@hidden>
        * gawk.texi: Update URL for texinfo, fix a typo.
diff --git a/doc/ b/doc/
index 5119236..ff07b9f 100644
--- a/doc/
+++ b/doc/
@@ -813,7 +813,7 @@ those systems has been removed.)
    ---------- Footnotes ----------
-   (1) The 2008 POSIX standard can be found online at
+   (1) The 2008 POSIX standard is online at
    (2) These commands are available on POSIX-compliant systems, as well
@@ -838,7 +838,7 @@ History of `awk' and `gawk'
      After eight years, add another part `egrep' and two more parts C.
      Document very well and release.
-   The name `awk' comes from the initials of its designers: Alfred V.
+The name `awk' comes from the initials of its designers: Alfred V.
 Aho, Peter J. Weinberger and Brian W. Kernighan.  The original version
 of `awk' was written in 1977 at AT&T Bell Laboratories.  In 1985, a new
 version made the programming language more powerful, introducing
@@ -1154,9 +1154,12 @@ Guide'.
    This edition maintains the basic structure of the previous editions.
 For Edition 4.0, the content has been thoroughly reviewed and updated.
-All references to versions prior to 4.0 have been removed.  Of
+All references to `gawk' versions prior to 4.0 have been removed.  Of
 significant note for this edition is *note Debugger::.
+   For edition 4.1, the content has been reorganized into parts, and
+the major new addition is *note Dynamic Extensions::.
    `GAWK: Effective AWK Programming' will undoubtedly continue to
 evolve.  An electronic version comes with the `gawk' distribution from
 the FSF.  If you find an error in this Info file, please report it!
@@ -1256,22 +1259,39 @@ acknowledgements:
      Associates contributed significant editorial help for this Info
      file for the 3.1 release of `gawk'.
-   Dr. Nelson Beebe, Andreas Buening, Antonio Colombo, Stephen Davies,
-Scott Deifik, John H. DuBois III, Darrel Hankerson, Michal Jaegermann,
-Ju"rgen Kahrs, Dave Pitts, Stepan Kasal, Pat Rankin, Andrew Schorr,
-Corinna Vinschen, Anders Wallin, and Eli Zaretskii (in alphabetical
-order) make up the current `gawk' "crack portability team."  Without
-their hard work and help, `gawk' would not be nearly the fine program
-it is today.  It has been and continues to be a pleasure working with
-this team of fine people.
-   John Haque contributed the modifications to convert `gawk' into a
-byte-code interpreter, including the debugger, and the additional
-modifications for support of arbitrary precision arithmetic.  Stephen
-Davies contributed to the effort to bring the byte-code changes into
-the mainstream code base.  Efraim Yawitz contributed the initial text
-of *note Debugger::.  John Haque contributed the initial text of *note
-Arbitrary Precision Arithmetic::.
+   Dr. Nelson Beebe, Andreas Buening, Dr. Manuel Collado, Antonio
+Colombo, Stephen Davies, Scott Deifik, Akim Demaille, Darrel Hankerson,
+Michal Jaegermann, Ju"rgen Kahrs, Stepan Kasal, John Malmberg, Dave
+Pitts, Chet Ramey, Pat Rankin, Andrew Schorr, Corinna Vinschen, Anders
+Wallin, and Eli Zaretskii (in alphabetical order) make up the current
+`gawk' "crack portability team."  Without their hard work and help,
+`gawk' would not be nearly the fine program it is today.  It has been
+and continues to be a pleasure working with this team of fine people.
+   Notable code and documentation contributions were made by the
+following people:
+   * John Haque made the followoing contributions:
+        - The modifications to convert `gawk' into a byte-code
+          interpreter, including the debugger.
+        - The additional modifications for support of arbitrary
+          precision arithmetic.
+        - The initial text of *note Arbitrary Precision Arithmetic::.
+        - The work to merge the three versions of `gawk' into one, for
+          the 4.1 release.
+   * Stephen Davies contributed to the effort to bring the byte-code
+     changes into the mainstream code base.
+   * Efraim Yawitz contributed the initial text of *note Debugger::.
+   * The development of the extension API first released with `gawk'
+     4.1 was driven primarily by Arnold Robbins and Andrew Schorr, with
+     notable contributions from the rest of the development team.
    I would like to thank Brian Kernighan for invaluable assistance
 during the testing and debugging of `gawk', and for ongoing help and
@@ -1291,7 +1311,7 @@ to take advantage of those opportunities.
 Arnold Robbins
 Nof Ayalon
-March, 2011
+April, 2013
 File:,  Node: Getting Started,  Next: Invoking Gawk,  Prev: Preface, 
 Up: Top
@@ -2320,10 +2340,10 @@ The following list describes options mandated by the 
POSIX standard:
      there are two important differences.  First, when `-i' is used,
      the program source will not be loaded if it has been previously
      loaded, whereas the `-f' will always load the file.  Second,
-     because this option is intended to be used with code libraries, the
-     `awk' command does not recognize such files as constituting main
-     program input.  Thus, after processing an `-i' argument, we still
-     expect to find the main source code via the `-f' option or on the
+     because this option is intended to be used with code libraries,
+     `gawk' does not recognize such files as constituting main program
+     input.  Thus, after processing an `-i' argument, `gawk' still
+     expects to find the main source code via the `-f' option or on the
 `-v VAR=VAL'
@@ -2816,7 +2836,9 @@ variable, but it is used to search for shared libraries 
specified with
 the `-l' option rather than for source files.  If the library is not
 found, the path is searched again after adding the appropriate shared
 library suffix for the platform.  For example, on GNU/Linux systems,
-the suffix `.so' is used.
+the suffix `.so' is used.  The search path specified is also used for
+libraries loaded via the address@hidden' keyword (*note Loading Shared
 File:,  Node: Other Environment Variables,  Prev: AWKLIBPATH 
Variable,  Up: Environment Variables
@@ -3028,6 +3050,9 @@ For command-line usage, the `-l' option is more 
convenient, but address@hidden'
 is useful for embedding inside an `awk' source file that requires
 access to a shared library.
+   *note Dynamic Extensions::, describes how to write extensions (in C
+or C++) that can be loaded with either address@hidden' or the `-l' option.
 File:,  Node: Obsolete,  Next: Undocumented,  Prev: Loading Shared 
Libraries,  Up: Invoking Gawk
@@ -29814,6 +29839,7 @@ Index
 * close() function, two-way pipes and:   Two-way I/O.         (line  77)
 * Close, Diane <1>:                      Contributors.        (line  21)
 * Close, Diane:                          Manual History.      (line  41)
+* Collado, Manuel:                       Acknowledgments.     (line  60)
 * collating elements:                    Bracket Expressions. (line  69)
 * collating symbols:                     Bracket Expressions. (line  76)
 * Colombo, Antonio:                      Acknowledgments.     (line  60)
@@ -30098,6 +30124,7 @@ Index
 * delete statement:                      Delete.              (line   6)
 * deleting elements in arrays:           Delete.              (line   6)
 * deleting entire arrays:                Delete.              (line  39)
+* Demaille, Akim:                        Acknowledgments.     (line  60)
 * differences between gawk and awk:      String Functions.    (line 196)
 * differences in awk and gawk, ARGC/ARGV variables: ARGC and ARGV.
                                                               (line  88)
@@ -30192,7 +30219,6 @@ Index
 * double quote ("), regexp constants:    Computed Regexps.    (line  28)
 * down debugger command:                 Execution Stack.     (line  21)
 * Drepper, Ulrich:                       Acknowledgments.     (line  52)
-* DuBois, John:                          Acknowledgments.     (line  60)
 * dump debugger command:                 Miscellaneous Debugger Commands.
                                                               (line   9)
 * dupword.awk program:                   Dupword Program.     (line  31)
@@ -30518,7 +30544,7 @@ Index
                                                               (line  47)
 * functions, user-defined, next/nextfile statements and: Next Statement.
                                                               (line  45)
-* G-d:                                   Acknowledgments.     (line  83)
+* G-d:                                   Acknowledgments.     (line 100)
 * Garfinkle, Scott:                      Contributors.        (line  35)
 * gawk program, dynamic profiling:       Profiling.           (line 171)
 * gawk, ARGIND variable in:              Other Arguments.     (line  12)
@@ -30823,7 +30849,7 @@ Index
 * Kernighan, Brian <3>:                  Contributors.        (line  12)
 * Kernighan, Brian <4>:                  BTL.                 (line   6)
 * Kernighan, Brian <5>:                  Concatenation.       (line   6)
-* Kernighan, Brian <6>:                  Acknowledgments.     (line  77)
+* Kernighan, Brian <6>:                  Acknowledgments.     (line  94)
 * Kernighan, Brian <7>:                  Conventions.         (line  34)
 * Kernighan, Brian:                      History.             (line  17)
 * kill command, dynamic profiling:       Profiling.           (line 180)
@@ -30931,6 +30957,7 @@ Index
 * lvalues/rvalues:                       Assignment Ops.      (line  32)
 * mailing labels, printing:              Labels Program.      (line   6)
 * mailing list, GNITS:                   Acknowledgments.     (line  52)
+* Malmberg, John:                        Acknowledgments.     (line  60)
 * mark parity:                           Ordinal Functions.   (line  45)
 * marked string extraction (internationalization): String Extraction.
                                                               (line   6)
@@ -31343,6 +31370,7 @@ Index
 * r debugger command (alias for run):    Debugger Execution Control.
                                                               (line  62)
 * Rakitzis, Byron:                       History Sorting.     (line  25)
+* Ramey, Chet:                           Acknowledgments.     (line  60)
 * rand() function:                       Numeric Functions.   (line  34)
 * random numbers, Cliff:                 Cliff Random Function.
                                                               (line   6)
@@ -31449,11 +31477,11 @@ Index
 * Robbins, Arnold:                       Command Line Field Separator.
                                                               (line  80)
 * Robbins, Bill:                         Getline/Pipe.        (line  40)
-* Robbins, Harry:                        Acknowledgments.     (line  83)
-* Robbins, Jean:                         Acknowledgments.     (line  83)
+* Robbins, Harry:                        Acknowledgments.     (line 100)
+* Robbins, Jean:                         Acknowledgments.     (line 100)
 * Robbins, Miriam <1>:                   Passwd Functions.    (line  90)
 * Robbins, Miriam <2>:                   Getline/Pipe.        (line  40)
-* Robbins, Miriam:                       Acknowledgments.     (line  83)
+* Robbins, Miriam:                       Acknowledgments.     (line 100)
 * Rommel, Kai Uwe:                       Contributors.        (line  43)
 * round() user-defined function:         Round Function.      (line  16)
 * rounding mode, floating-point:         Rounding Mode.       (line   6)
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diff --git a/doc/gawk.texi b/doc/gawk.texi
index 656a4bc..38f4855 100644
--- a/doc/gawk.texi
+++ b/doc/gawk.texi
@@ -20,7 +20,7 @@
 @c applies to and all the info about who's publishing this edition
 @c These apply across the board.
address@hidden UPDATE-MONTH January, 2013
address@hidden UPDATE-MONTH April, 2013
 @set VERSION 4.0
@@ -1007,7 +1007,7 @@ The GNU implementation of @command{awk} is called 
@command{gawk}; if you
 invoke it with the proper options or environment variables
 (@pxref{Options}), it is fully
 compatible with
-the address@hidden 2008 POSIX standard can be found online at
+the address@hidden 2008 POSIX standard is online at
 specification of the @command{awk} language
 and with the Unix version of @command{awk} maintained
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 @cindex programming language, recipe for
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address@hidden cartouche
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 @cindex Weinberger, Peter
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+and updated. All references to @command{gawk} versions prior to 4.0 have been
 Of significant note for this edition is @ref{Debugger}.
+For edition 4.1, the content has been reorganized into parts,
+and the major new addition is @ref{Dynamic Extensions}.
 @address@hidden will undoubtedly continue to evolve.
 An electronic version
 comes with the @command{gawk} distribution from the FSF.
@@ -1730,32 +1735,39 @@ significant editorial help for this @value{DOCUMENT} 
for the
 @cindex Beebe, Nelson
 @cindex Buening, Andreas
address@hidden Collado, Manuel
 @cindex Colombo, Antonio
 @cindex Davies, Stephen
 @cindex Deifik, Scott
address@hidden DuBois, John
address@hidden Demaille, Akim
 @cindex Hankerson, Darrel
 @cindex Haque, John
 @cindex Jaegermann, Michal
 @cindex Kahrs, J@"urgen
 @cindex Kasal, Stepan
address@hidden Malmberg, John
 @cindex Pitts, Dave
address@hidden Ramey, Chet
 @cindex Rankin, Pat
 @cindex Schorr, Andrew
 @cindex Vinschen, Corinna
 @cindex Wallin, Anders
 @cindex Zaretskii, Eli
 Dr.@: Nelson Beebe,
 Andreas Buening,
+Dr.@: Manuel Collado,
 Antonio Colombo,
 Stephen Davies,
 Scott Deifik,
-John H. DuBois III,
+Akim Demaille,
 Darrel Hankerson,
 Michal Jaegermann,
 J@"urgen Kahrs,
-Dave Pitts,
 Stepan Kasal,
+John Malmberg,
+Dave Pitts,
+Chet Ramey,
 Pat Rankin,
 Andrew Schorr,
 Corinna Vinschen,
@@ -1768,14 +1780,44 @@ help, @command{gawk} would not be nearly the fine 
program it is today.  It
 has been and continues to be a pleasure working with this team of fine
-John Haque contributed the modifications to convert @command{gawk}
-into a byte-code interpreter, including the debugger, and the
-additional modifications for support of arbitrary precision arithmetic.
+Notable code and documentation contributions were made by the
+following people:
address@hidden @bullet
+John Haque made the followoing contributions:
address@hidden @minus
+The modifications to convert @command{gawk}
+into a byte-code interpreter, including the debugger.
+The additional modifications for support of arbitrary precision arithmetic.
+The initial text of
address@hidden Precision Arithmetic}.
+The work to merge the three versions of @command{gawk}
+into one, for the 4.1 release.
address@hidden itemize
 Stephen Davies
 contributed to the effort to bring the byte-code changes into the mainstream
 code base. 
 Efraim Yawitz contributed the initial text of @ref{Debugger}.
-John Haque contributed the initial text of @ref{Arbitrary Precision 
+The development of the extension API first released with
address@hidden 4.1 was driven primarily by
+Arnold Robbins and Andrew Schorr, with notable contributions from
+the rest of the development team.
address@hidden itemize
 @cindex Kernighan, Brian
 I would like to thank Brian Kernighan for invaluable assistance during the
@@ -1801,7 +1843,7 @@ take advantage of those opportunities.
 Arnold Robbins @*
 Nof Ayalon @*
-March, 2011
+April, 2013
 @part Part I:@* The @command{awk} Language
@@ -3177,9 +3219,9 @@ your program.  This option is very
 similar to the @option{-f} option, but there are two important differences.
 First, when @option{-i} is used, the program source will not be loaded if it 
 been previously loaded, whereas the @option{-f} will always load the file.
-Second, because this option is intended to be used with code libraries, the
address@hidden command does not recognize such files as constituting main 
-input.  Thus, after processing an @option{-i} argument, we still expect to
+Second, because this option is intended to be used with code libraries,
address@hidden does not recognize such files as constituting main program
+input.  Thus, after processing an @option{-i} argument, @command{gawk} still 
expects to
 find the main source code via the @option{-f} option or on the command-line.
 @item -v @address@hidden
@@ -3855,6 +3897,8 @@ with the @option{-l} option rather than for source files. 
 If the library
 is not found, the path is searched again after adding the appropriate
 shared library suffix for the platform.  For example, on GNU/Linux systems,
 the suffix @samp{.so} is used.
+The search path specified is also used for libraries loaded via the
address@hidden@@load} keyword (@pxref{Loading Shared Libraries}).
 @node Other Environment Variables
 @subsection Other Environment Variables
@@ -4100,6 +4144,9 @@ For command-line usage, the @option{-l} option is more 
 but @samp{@@load} is useful for embedding inside an @command{awk} source file
 that requires access to a shared library.
address@hidden Extensions}, describes how to write extensions (in C or C++)
+that can be loaded with either @samp{@@load} or the @option{-l} option.
 @node Obsolete
 @section Obsolete Options and/or Features


Summary of changes:
 doc/ChangeLog |    4 +
 doc/ | 1110 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++----------------------------
 doc/gawk.texi |   77 ++++-
 3 files changed, 635 insertions(+), 556 deletions(-)


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