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ACM/SPEC ICPE'17 - Call for Participation (Italy, April 2017) fithos89@gmail.com (=?UTF-8?B?QW5kcmVhIFJvc8Og?=) (2017-03-13)
<Programming> 2017: Call for participation (Brussels, April 2017) timmolderez@gmail.com (2017-03-09)
Seed7 Release 2017-03-05 mertesthomas@gmail.com (2017-03-08)
Re: C compilers of the 20th century running on Microsoft operating sys jacob@jacob.remcomp.fr (jacobnavia) (2017-03-02)
C compilers of the 20th century running on Microsoft operating systems derek@_NOSPAM_knosof.co.uk (Derek M. Jones) (2017-03-02)
Call for Research Track Papers (SCAM2017, China, Sept 2017) zhangjie.marina@gmail.com (2017-03-02)
Re: some guideline to lexer or parser slkpg4@gmail.com (SLK Mail) (2017-03-01)
GPCE 2017 - 1st Call for Papers (Vancouver BC, Oct 2017) cyology@gmail.com (Cyrus Omar) (2017-03-01)
Re: some guideline to lexer or parser DrDiettrich1@netscape.net (Hans-Peter Diettrich) (2017-02-28)
Re: some guideline to lexer or parser haberg-news@telia.com (Hans Aberg) (2017-02-27)
Re: some guideline to lexer or parser gneuner2@comcast.net (George Neuner) (2017-02-27)
some guideline to lexer or parser noemail@no.spam.com (chano) (2017-02-27)
1st CfP: SLE 2017 (10th ACM SIGPLAN International Conference on Softwa andrei@inf.unibe.ch (Andrei Chis) (2017-02-10)
Call for Papers - The 2017 International Workshop on Embedded Multicor yungchia.lin@mediatek.com (2017-02-06)
Seed7 Release 2017-01-29 mertesthomas@gmail.com (2017-01-29)

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