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GNU APL 1.2 Released

Item posted by Jürgen Sauermann <j_sauermann> on Tue 14 Jan 2014 11:44:34 AM UTC.


I am happy to announce that  GNU APL 1.2 has been released.

This release contains:

  Almost every segfault reported so far could be traced back to APL values being
  deleted too early. Therefore the old memory management was replaced by  a new,
  shared pointer based scheme that appears to be more stable.

   It is now possible to write user-defined APL functions in C++.

  Elias Mårtenson has developed a cool emacs mode for GNU APL, see
  The support libraries for this mode are now shipped and built in GNU APL 1.2.

All bugs reported before 1/13/2014 were fixed.

The GNU APL project lives at:
and can be downloaded from: or any GNU mirror.

Bug reports and other suggestions are welcome at

Have fun!

Dr. Jürgen Sauermann
Author and Maintainer of GNU APL

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