Future Extensions (The GNU Awk User’s Guide)
C.3 Probable Future Extensions
AWK is a language similar to PERL, only considerably more elegant.
— Arnold Robbins
— Larry Wall
TODO file in the
master branch of the
gawk Git repository lists possible future enhancements. Some of these relate to the source code, and others to possible new features. Please see that file for the list. See section Making Additions to gawk, if you are interested in tackling any of the projects listed there.