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 This module provides bindings to the FFTW version 2.x library
-(the original API).  It was originally part of the PDL distribution
-As of Aug 2013, it has been spun off into its own distribution for
-improved portability and to make way for FFTW3.
+(the original API) and has been removed from the PDL main
+distribution and has been deprecated. It is provided only for
+continuity until the coming release of PDL::FFTW3. At that time
+it will be obsolete.