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[SCM] gawk branch, gawk-5.1-stable, updated. gawk-4.1.0-4355-gfb7e87e

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: [SCM] gawk branch, gawk-5.1-stable, updated. gawk-4.1.0-4355-gfb7e87e
Date: Wed, 24 Nov 2021 12:31:17 -0500 (EST)

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commit fb7e87e6660422c7cfb5c4c4a5180fdee67687a9
Author: Eli Zaretskii <>
Date:   Wed Nov 24 19:30:20 2021 +0200

    Update the doc of PC installation.

diff --git a/doc/ChangeLog b/doc/ChangeLog
index b579503..b0b305b 100644
--- a/doc/ChangeLog
+++ b/doc/ChangeLog
@@ -1,3 +1,8 @@
+2021-11-24  Eli Zaretskii  <>
+       * (PC Binary Installation): Mention the need for
+       installing libgcc_s_dw2-1.dll.
 2021-11-22         Arnold D. Robbins     <>
        * Add info about AWKgo, an awk to go translator.
diff --git a/doc/ b/doc/
index b6f3cce..11d62fd 100644
--- a/doc/
+++ b/doc/
@@ -41252,6 +41252,14 @@ See also the @file{README_d/README.pc} file in the 
 The only supported binary distribution for MS-Windows systems
 is that provided by Eli Zaretskii's 
 ``ezwinports''} project.  Install the compiled @command{gawk} from there.
+Note that to run that port, you need to have the
+@file{libgcc_s_dw2-1.dll} file installed on your system.  This file is
+part of the GCC distribution, and should reside either in the same
+directory where you install @file{gawk.exe} or somewhere on your
+system's @env{Path}.  You can download this file from @uref{the MinGW
+site,}; look under the
+`` Compiler Collection (GCC)'' for the @code{LibGCC-1.DLL}
 @node PC Compiling
 @appendixsubsubsec Compiling @command{gawk} for PC Operating Systems


Summary of changes:
 doc/ChangeLog   | 5 +++++
 doc/ | 8 ++++++++
 2 files changed, 13 insertions(+)


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