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.
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released on 31 December 2016
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31 August 2010
31 August 2010
covers whole program
Leaders and contributors
|Gary V. Vaughan||Maintainer|
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