Section for 3am man pages

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Man pages

filefuncsProvide some file related functionality to gawk
fnmatchCompare a string against a filename wildcard
forkBasic process management
inplaceEmulate sed/perl/ruby in-place editing
ordchrConvert characters to strings and vice versa
readdirDirectory input parser for gawk
readfileReturn the entire contents of a file as a string
revoutputReverse output strings sample extension
revtwowayReverse strings sample two-way processor extension
rwarrayWrite and read gawk arrays to/from files
timeTime functions for gawk

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