# Fortran Wiki 2009

## 2009-09-17

• Van Snyder reported today that the final committee draft of Fortran 2008 is available for public review. The draft is available at the following URLs:

Only editorial changes, or necessary technical changes, are permitted at this time. New features, or other such significant revisions are not permitted. See the original announcement for country-specific details on where to submit comments, and the deadlines for doing so.

## 2009-09-14

• Added a new page on ways of Contributing to the Fortran community.

## 2009-09-13

• Added the strnum program to illustrate using internal file IO to convert numeric values to strings and vice-versa.
• Added a couple of items to the Humor page.

## 2009-06-03

• Upgraded to the latest development version of Instiki which supports page renames and redirects. Renaming a page can be done on via the ‘Edit Page’ link. Redirecting “Old Page” to “New Page” is accomplished by placing the code [[!redirects Old Page]] at the top of “New Page” (and real pages trump redirects).—Jason Blevins

## 2009-05-08

• The Internet Explorer javascript/cookie bug is now fixed. Apologies to everyone affected.—Jason Blevins

## 2009-04-28

• Created a new page on FLIBS.
• Added the init_seed subroutine which was posted to comp.lang.fortran.
• Added instructions for building static and shared libraries using gfortran to the FAQ.