Michael Sanders demos an X-windows GUI for AWK.
Sunday, February 28, 2010
Awk100#24: A. Lahm and E. de Rinaldis' patent search, in AWK
Tim Menzies asks this community to write an AWK cookbook.
Saturday, February 27, 2010
Arnold Robbins announces a new debugger for GAWK.
Awk100#23: Premysl Janouch offers a IRC bot, In AWK
Updated: the AWK FAQ
Tim Menzies offers a tiny content management system, in Awk.
Saturday, January 30, 2010
Comment system added to awk.info. For example, see discussion bottom of ?keys2awk
Martin Cohen shows that Gawk can handle massively long strings (300 million characters).
The AWK FAQ is being updated. For comments/ corrections/ extensions, please mail email@example.com
Martin Cohen finds Awk on the Android platform.
Aleksey Cheusov released a new version of runawk.
Hirofumi Saito contributes a candidate Awk mascot.
Michael Sanders shows how to quickly build an AWK GUI for windows.
Hyung-Hwan Chung offers QSE, an embeddable Awk Interpreter.
Grant Coady implements network monitoring, in Awk.
Michael Sanders shows how to do ROT-13 in awk.
Friday, December 25, 2009
Arnold Robbins asks this community to comment on different methods to implement file inclusion in Gawk.
Michael Sanders implements a web server, in very few lines, using Gawk.
Ed Morton and Kenny McCormack show us Awk's equivalent to VI's "J" command.
Dan Nielsen shows us how to draw Sierpinski Triangles.
Peter Ivanyi and Roman Putanowicz generate Latex doco from program comments.
Debbie Forbes quickly sorts arrays.
Tim Menzies offers an ultra-simple RSS reader.
Panos Papadopoulos ports SPAWK (SQL+AWK) to SuSE Linux.
Arnold Robbins announces the roadmap for the next planned updates to Gawk.
Wim van Blitterswijk announces XMLgawk for Windows.
Wednesday, December 2, 2009
Awk.info now a top-20 website
Praveen Puri offers a Zork-clone, in Awk.
Tuesday, December 1, 2009
Ed Morton sorts out everything (using Awk)
Is this the smartest (smallest) formatter ever written?
Monday, November 30, 2009
Gregory Grefenstette implements Norvig's spell checker.
Pierre Gaston calculates the edit distance between strings.
Sunday, November 29, 2009
Scott McCoy builds an Info Bot clone, in Awk.
Grant Coady calculate resistor pair values
Saturday, November 28, 2009
Aleksey Cheusov releases Runawk018
Hermann Peifer shows that WHINY_USERS really does slow Awk.
Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Zazzle.com is selling their new "I love Awk" mug.
Tuesday, October 27, 2009
Bredan O'Conner reports that, for at least one task, Mawk runs faster than C, C++, Java, Perl, Ruby,...
Monday, October 26, 2009
J. Mellander shows how to run Mawk, 20 times faster.
Sunday, October 25, 2009
John David Duncan describes a parallel Awk implementation.
Saturday, October 24, 2009
John Fry proves Zipf's Law, in two lines of Awk.
Friday, October 23, 2009
Ed Morton simplifies sed with awk (68 times).
Thursday, October 22, 2009
New section: Sys Admin and Awk
Scott McCoy shows a simple Awk-to-MySql interface.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009
Brian Jones tells all Sys Admins: Awk is your friend.
Tuesday, October 20, 2009
M0J0 simplifies sys log processing.
Sunday, September 27, 2009
Arnold Robbins updates the Gawk reference card (to v3.17).
Saturday, September 26, 2009
Ed Morton contributes a Gawk reference card (v3.16).
Friday, September 25, 2009
Aleksey Cheusov releases Runawk 0.17
Thursday, September 24, 2009
Jim Hart releases Awk++ (version 21)
Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Panos Papadopoulos offers a new Awk Mascot (very scary)
Tuesday, September 22, 2009
Awk for Ethiopian multiplication
Monday, September 21, 2009
Ed Morton reveals all about WHINY_USERS
Sunday, September 20, 2009
Ted Davis generalizes his bitmap tools.
Saturday, September 19, 2009
TAWK= TinyAwk or a fast++ compiled Awk
Friday, August 28, 2009
Interview with Aharon Robbins.
Panos Papadopoulos has moved Spawk (SQL+AWK) to GoogleCode.
Thursday, August 27, 2009
Ed Morton shows how to print ranges within an input file.
Wednesday, August 26, 2009
Janis Papanagnou shows how to use header names to reference column data.
Monday, August 24, 2009
Tibor Palinkas shows how to embed Awk inside "C".
Thursday, July 30, 2009
Arnold Robbins announces patch #7 to GNU Awk 3.1.
Carlo Strozzi describes his NoSQL system.
Ted Davis processes bitmaps in Gawk.
New section: Awk and Databases
New section: program verification and Awk
Mikhail Auguston (and friends) offer an Awk debugger and assertion checker.
Gerard Holzmann verifies programs using Awk
Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Erich Neuwirth uses Awk (and TEX) for Quick and Dirty Databases.
Panos Papadopoulos adds SQL to AWK.
Jesus Galan updates his Markdown system.
Dick L. proposes a new Awk mascot: 'AWK-eye the hard working dwarf.
Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Victor Alvarado uses standard Awk for databases.
Wednesday, July 8, 2009
Wm Miller's finite state machine generator (in Awk).
Tuesday, July 7, 2009
Bakar and Janowski use Awk for automated result verification.
Sunday, July 5, 2009
How to seed random numbers in Gawk
Wednesday, July 1, 2009
Russ Cox explains why regular expressions are so much faster in Awk.
Sunday, June 21, 2009
Steve Coile's XML parser (uses off-the-shelf Awk).
Saturday, June 20, 2009
Landauer and Hirakaw use Awk for Programming-by-Demonstration
Saturday, June 6, 2009
Bob Orlando's date manipulation routines.
New section: Awk and Music
Friday, June 5, 2009
Thursday, June 4, 2009
Tuesday, June 2, 2009
Monday, June 1, 2009
Sunday, May 31, 2009
Saturday, May 30, 2009
Friday, May 29, 2009
Thursday, May 28, 2009
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
XML outline generator.
Tuesday, May 26, 2009
Martin Fink's UML diagram generator
Sunday, May 24, 2009
Aaron Hawley's checkers program
Friday, May 22, 2009
New in Awk: fast array loading
Wednesday, May 20, 2009
Spread sheet access in Awk
Monday, May 18, 2009
Template-driven programming in Awk
Saturday, May 16, 2009
Terry D. Boldt's QTawk tool
Thursday, May 14, 2009
Aaron Hawley's Tic-Tac-Toe code.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009
Tim Sherwood's code for computing correlation
Sunday, May 10, 2009
New in Awk: constant folding
Friday, May 8, 2009
Wednesday, May 6, 2009
Monday, May 4, 2009
Sunday, May 3, 2009
Saturday, May 2, 2009
Friday, May 1, 2009
Thursday, April 30, 2009
Wednesday, April 29, 2009
Dongyoung Kim (and friends) use Awk for intrusion alerts.
Sally Floyd (and friends)'s congestion control for Unicast applications.
Tuesday, April 28, 2009
Monday, April 27, 2009
Saturday, April 25, 2009
Henry Spencer's classic essay: "Awk as a systems programming language".
Friday, April 24, 2009
Thursday, April 23, 2009
Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Tuesday, April 21, 2009
Monday, April 20, 2009
Sunday, April 19, 2009
Friday, April 17, 2009
Awk100#15: Ronald Loui's AI teaching lab (the soccer simulator).
Thursday, April 16, 2009
Venkatesan Satish's new mascot for Awk.
New section: postscript tricks in awk.
Wednesday, April 15, 2009
Tuesday, April 14, 2009
Arnold Robbins prints postscript pages in reverse order.
Monday, April 13, 2009
Friday, April 10, 2009
Thursday, April 9, 2009
Wednesday, April 8, 2009
Tuesday, April 7, 2009
Monday, April 6, 2009
Sunday, April 5, 2009
Saturday, April 4, 2009
Friday, April 3, 2009
Wednesday, April 1, 2009
Awk100#13: Yung-Pin Cheng's Awk-Linux courseware for teaching operating systems.
Saturday, March 28, 2009
Thursday, March 26, 2009
New section: macro pre-processors
William Ward's M5 macro processor.
Wednesday, March 25, 2009
Super-for loops: useful with indirect functions?
Monday, March 23, 2009
Brian Kernighan bequeaths to Awk.Info the code from original Awk book
Sunday, March 22, 2009
New section on text mining.
Saturday, March 21, 2009
Tim Menzies and Andrian Marcus mine issue reports (with Awk)
Lothar Schmitt and Kiel Christianson's text mining tools
Friday, March 20, 2009
Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Awk100#11: Arnold Robbins and Nelson Beebe's classic spell checker.
Tuesday, March 17, 2009
Scott Pakin explores sex, with Awk
Monday, March 16, 2009
Donald McCarthy solves the Monty Hall problem
Sunday, March 15, 2009
Donald McCarthy compares text munging in Awk vs XYZ
Friday, March 13, 2009
Thursday, March 12, 2009
Tuesday, March 10, 2009
Sunday, March 8, 2009
Saturday, March 7, 2009
Friday, March 6, 2009
New section on project management tools.
Tuesday, March 3, 2009
Monday, March 2, 2009
Saturday, February 28, 2009
Thursday, February 26, 2009
Tuesday, February 24, 2009
Saturday, February 21, 2009
RSS feed added.
Wednesday, February 18, 2009
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
Sunday, February 15, 2009
Wednesday, January 21, 2009
Robbins' latest Gawk devel patch includes support for indirect functions.
Tuesday, January 20, 2009
New feature- auto-report generation from comp.lang.awk: top 10 subjects and posters.
Saturday, January 3, 2009
Robbins proposes an API for C/C++ extensions to Gawk.