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Computer languages C  +
Documentation note User reference manual available from http://www.gnu.org/software/m4/manual/m4.html
Full description '''M4''' is an implementation of the M4 ma'''M4''' is an implementation of the M4 macro language, which features some extensions over other implementations, some of which are required by [[GNU Autoconf]]. It is used as a macro processor, which means it processes text, expanding macros as it encounters them. It also has some built-in functions, for example to run shell commands or to do arithmetic.to run shell commands or to do arithmetic.
GNU package identifier m4  +
Homepage URL https://www.gnu.org/s/m4/  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords HTML  + , Unix  + , macros  + , m4  +
Last review by Genium +
Last review date 30 January 2017  +
License GPLv3orlater + , GPLv2orlater +
License verified by Kelly Hopkins  +
License verified date 31 August 2010  +
Name GNU M4  +
Real name Eric Blake  + , Gary V. Vaughan  + , See the M4 AUTHORS file for a complete list:  +
Related projects Autoconf +
Resource URL mailto:bug-m4@gnu.org  + , mailto:m4-announce@gnu.org  + , mailto:m4-discuss@gnu.org  + , gnu.announce  + , https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/m4/  + , http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/m4.git  + , http://ftpmirror.gnu.org/m4/  + , https://www.gnu.org/software/guix/packages/m.html  + , https://packages.debian.org/jessie/m4  + , https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/sys-devel/m4  + , https://www.freshports.org/devel/m4/  + , http://pkgsrc.se/devel/m4  + , https://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/AutoconfMode  +
Resource audience Developer  + , Bug Tracking  + , Help  +
Resource kind VCS Repository Webview  + , E-mail  + , Newsgroup  + , Homepage  + , Download  +
Revisionid 42,270  +
Revisiontimestamp 30 January 2017 05:41:58  +
Revisionuser User:Genium +
Role Maintainer  + , Contributor  +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  + , BSD  + , GNU/Hurd  +
Short description Macro processor  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Text-creation word-processing  +
Use text-creation  +
User level advanced  +
VCS checkout command git clone git://git.sv.gnu.org/m4.git  +
Version date 31 December 2016  +
Version download https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/m4/m4-1.4.18.tar.xz  +
Version identifier 1.4.18  +
Version status stable  +
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