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|Revision 1.0||May 1994|
|Original Printing. This document incorporates information from the I/O User's Guide, publication SG-3075, and the Advanced I/O User's Guide, publication SG-3076. |
|Revision 1.2||October 1994|
|Revised for the Programming Environment 1.2 release.|
|Revision 2.0||November 1995|
|Revised for the Programming Environment 2.0 release.|
|Revision 3.0||May 1997|
|Revised for the Programming Environment 3.0 release.|
|Revision 3.0.1||August 1997|
|Revised for the Programming Environment 3.0.1 release and the MIPSpro 7 Fortran 90 compiler release.|
|Revision 3.0.2||March 1998|
|Revised for the Programming Environment 3.0.2 release and the MIPSpro 7 Fortran 90 compiler release.|
|Revision 3.1||August 1998|
|Revised for the Programming Environment 3.1 release.|
|Revision 3.2||January 1999|
|Revised for the Programming Environment 3.2 release.|
|Revision 7.3||April 1999|
|Revised for the MIPSpro 7.3 release.|
|Revision 3.3||July 1999|
|Revised for the Programming Environment 3.3 release.|
|Revision 188.8.131.52.m||October 1999|
|Revised for the MIPSpro 184.108.40.206.m release.|
|Revision 006||September 2002|
|Revised for the MIPSpro 7.4 release. The title of this document was changed to more clearly reflect the content.|