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GNU Guile 2.0.11 released

From: Ludovic Courtès
Subject: GNU Guile 2.0.11 released
Date: Thu, 20 Mar 2014 22:01:21 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.130007 (Ma Gnus v0.7) Emacs/24.3 (gnu/linux)

We are pleased to announce GNU Guile release 2.0.11, the next maintenance
release for the 2.0.x stable series.

This release fixes a regression introduced in 2.0.10, which affects the
C functions to access SRFI-4 vectors.

The Guile web page is located at .

Guile is an implementation of the Scheme programming language, with
support for many SRFIs, packaged for use in a wide variety of
environments.  In addition to implementing the R5RS Scheme standard and
a large subset of R6RS, Guile includes a module system, full access to
POSIX system calls, networking support, multiple threads, dynamic
linking, a foreign function call interface, and powerful string

Guile can run interactively, as a script interpreter, and as a Scheme
compiler to VM bytecode suitable for stand-alone applications.  It is
also packaged as a library so that applications can easily incorporate a
complete Scheme interpreter/VM.  An application can use Guile as an
extension language, a clean and powerful configuration language, or as
multi-purpose "glue" to connect primitives provided by the application.

Here are the compressed sources:   (7.2MB)   (4.5MB)

Here are the GPG detached signatures[*]:

Use a mirror for higher download bandwidth:

Here are the MD5 and SHA1 checksums:

e532c68c6f17822561e3001136635ddd  guile-2.0.11.tar.gz
03f1bce1a4983076d955003472306a13  guile-2.0.11.tar.xz
3cdd1c4956414bffadea13e5a1ca08949016a802  guile-2.0.11.tar.gz
ae86544b39048a160f4db1c0653a79b40b6c1ee6  guile-2.0.11.tar.xz

[*] Use a .sig file to verify that the corresponding file (without the
.sig suffix) is intact.  First, be sure to download both the .sig file
and the corresponding tarball.  Then, run a command like this:

  gpg --verify guile-2.0.11.tar.gz.sig

If that command fails because you don't have the required public key,
then run this command to import it:

  gpg --keyserver --recv-keys EA52ECF4

and rerun the 'gpg --verify' command.

This release was bootstrapped with the following tools:
  Autoconf 2.69
  Automake 1.14.1
  Libtool 2.4.2
  Makeinfo 5.2
  Gnulib v0.1-92-g546ff82

This release provides new interfaces, many bug fixes, and performance
improvements.  Here are the highlights, taken from the `NEWS' file:

  Changes in 2.0.11 (since 2.0.10):

  This release fixes an embarrassing regression introduced in the C
  interface to SRFI-4 vectors.  See
  for details.

You can follow Guile development in the Git repository and on the Guile
mailing lists.  Guile builds from the `master' branch of Git have
version number 2.1.x.

Guile versions with an odd middle number, e.g., 2.1.*, are unstable
development versions.  Even middle numbers indicate stable versions.
This has been the case since the 1.3.* series.

Please report bugs to address@hidden'.  We also welcome reports of
successful builds, which can be sent to the same email address.

Ludovic, on behalf of the Guile team.

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