New GNU stuff April 2008

This is a compilation of the GNU software releases as
announced during April 2008 on the mailing list:

GNU Interactive Tools 4.9.3 / 2008-04-01
gnuit (GNU Interactive Tools) is a set of interactive
text-mode tools, closely integrated with the shell.
It contains an extensible file system browser, an
ascii/hex file viewer, a process viewer/killer and
some other related utilities and shell scripts.

GNU Libtool 2.2.2 / 2008-04-02
GNU Libtool hides the complexity of using shared
libraries behind a consistent, portable interface.

m4-1.4.11 / 2008-04-02
GNU M4 is an implementation of the traditional
Unix macro processor.

GNU C Reference Manual 0.1 / 2008-04-04
The GNU C Reference Manual is a reference for the
C programming language, as implemented by the
GNU C Compiler.

Autoconf 2.62 / 2008-04-09
Autoconf is an extensible package of M4 macros
that produce shell scripts to automatically configure
software source code packages.

Libidn 1.7 / 2008-04-10
Libidn is a fully documented implementation of the Stringprep,
Punycode and IDNA specifications defined by the IETF
Internationalized Domain Names (IDN) working group, used for
internationalized domain names.

GNU IceCat / 2008-04-12
GNU IceCat is the GNU version of the Mozilla Firefox
web browser.

GNU Gama 1.9.05 / 2008-04-13
GNU Gama is a project dedicated to adjustment of
geodetic networks.

GNU libmicrohttpd 0.3.0 / 2008-04-13
GNU libmicrohttpd is a small C library that is supposed
to make it easy to run an HTTP server as part of another

GNU tar 1.20 / 2008-04-14
The Tar program provides the ability to create tar archives,
as well as various other kinds of manipulation. For example,
you can use Tar on previously created archives to extract
files, to store additional files, or to update or list files
which were already stored.

Remember 2.0 / 2008-04-17
Remember is an Emacs mode for quickly remembering data.

coreutils-6.11 / 2008-04-19

The GNU Core Utilities are the basic file, shell and text
manipulation utilities of the GNU operating system. These
are the core utilities which are expected to exist on every
operating system.

GNU SIP Witch / 2008-04-20
GNU SIP Witch is a call and registration server for the
SIP protocol.

GNU Texinfo 4.12 / 2008-04-20
Texinfo is the official documentation format of the
GNU project.

GJDoc 0.7.9 / 2008-04-21
gjdoc is the GNU documentation generation framework
for java source files.

Libgcrypt 1.4.1 / 2008-04-25
Libgcrypt is a general purpose library of cryptographic
building blocks.

GNU Gengetopt 2.22.1 / 2008-04-26
GNU Gengetopt generates a C function that uses
getopt_long function to parse the command line options,
validate them and fill a struct.

If you have any comments or questions regarding this
compilation, contact Henrik Sandklef <>