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This chapter covers how to run awk, both POSIX-standard
gawk-specific command-line options, and what
gawk do with non-option arguments.
It then proceeds to cover how
gawk searches for source files,
obsolete options and/or features, and known bugs in
This chapter rounds out the discussion of
as a program and as a language.
While a number of the options and features described here were discussed in passing earlier in the book, this chapter provides the full details.