Package m4

The GNU macro processor

http://www.gnu.org/software/m4/

A GNU implementation of the traditional UNIX macro processor. M4 is
useful for writing text files which can be logically parsed, and is used
by many programs as part of their build process. M4 has built-in
functions for including files, running shell commands, doing arithmetic,
etc. The autoconf program needs m4 for generating configure scripts, but
not for running configure scripts.

Install m4 if you need a macro processor.

General Commands (Section 1)
m4
Process macros in FILEs. If no FILE or if FILE is `-', standard input is read. Mandatory or optional arguments to long options are mandatory or optional for...