mawk/gawk

Thomas T. Veldhouse veldy at veldy.net
Sun Jul 23 16:41:38 PDT 2000


mawk is mawk and gawk is gawk.  They supposedly can be used
interchangably.  I think gawk is probably better, but there have been
reports of problems with it.

Tom Veldhouse
veldy at veldy.net

On Sun, 23 Jul 2000, SamBC wrote:

> Does the mawk package really contain the gawk program?? I thought they were
> separate awk implementations...
> 
> The description, in Appendix A, of Mawk, lists gawk as the program
> contained... (HTML page x8098)
> 
> 
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