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Pike 8.1: Changes since Pike 8.0 (scratch area for future release notes) 
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New language features 
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o Unlimited character constant size. 
 
  There is no longer any limit to the size of character constants, 
  e.g. 'acdefghijk' creates the bignum 0x61636465666768696a6b. 
 
Incompatible changes 
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o Gz.crc32 now only returns positive results. 
 
Removed features and modules 
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o Compatibility for Pike versions before 7.8 is no longer available. 
 
o GTK1 library is deprected, so glue code is removed. 
 
Building and installing 
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o GMP 4.1 or later is now required.