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The GNU version of the traditional permuted index generator. It handles multiple input files at once, produces a TeX compatible output, and produces readable "KWIC (KeyWords In Context)" indexes without needing to use 'nroff.' This version does not handle input files that do not fit in memory all at once. This package is no longer maintained separately; it is now part of 'coreutils.' Please see ( for more information.

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version NO_VERSION_DATA (stable)
released on 1 January 1970


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GPLv2Janet Casey1 February 2001

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