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texinfo 4.13.94 pretest

Item posted by Karl Berry <karl> on Sat 19 Jan 2013 04:50:42 PM UTC.

A late pretest of the upcoming Texinfo 5.0 release is available:

Testing would be greatly appreciated. Aside from a few remaining doc tweaks, as far as I know this is what will be 5.0.

There have been many, many changes since the last official release (4.13, too many years ago).  The description can be read here:

The biggest change is replacing the C implementation of makeinfo with a Perl implementation.  The NEWS file and the manual discuss the new version in detail.

Please send bug reports and other feedback to

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