GNU awk Changelog

New in version 4.0.1

March 30th, 2012
  • The default handling of backslashes in sub() and gsub() has been reverted to the behavior of 3.1, despite having brought standards compliance.
  • The implementation of Rational Range Interpretation has been completed.
  • Failure to set the group is no longer a fatal error.
  • Lots of minor bugs have been fixed.
  • Many portability improvements have been made.

New in version 3.1.7 (September 2nd, 2009)

  • Lots of enhancements and bugfixes were made.