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GNU poke 1.3 released

Item posted by Jose E. Marchesi <jemarch> on Sat 05 Jun 2021 10:55:55 AM UTC.

I am happy to announce a new release of GNU poke, version 1.3.

This is a bug fix release in the poke 1.x series.

See the file NEWS in the released tarball for a detailed list of
changes in this release.

The tarball poke-1.3.tar.gz is now available at

  GNU poke ( is an interactive, extensible
  editor for binary data.  Not limited to editing basic entities such
  as bits and bytes, it provides a full-fledged procedural,
  interactive programming language designed to describe data
  structures and to operate on them.

This release is the product of a month of work resulting in 41
commits, made by 4 contributors.

Thanks to the people who contributed with code and/or documentation to
this release.  In certain but no significant order they are:

  Mohammad-Reza Nabipoor <>
  Egeyar Bagcioglu <>
  Konstantinos Chasialis <> 

As always, thank you all!

And this is all for now.
Happy poking!

Jose E. Marchesi
Frankfurt am Main
5 June 2021

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