Gforth is a fast and portable implementation of the ANS Forth language. It works nicely with Emacs, offers some nice features such as input completion and history and a powerful locals facility, and a manual. Gforth employs traditional implementation techniques: its inner interpreter is indirect or direct threaded. Gforth runs under UNIX, Win95, OS/2, and DOS. It should not be hard to port to other systems supported by gcc.
DocumentationUser reference manual included and available in HTML format from http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/forth/gforth/Docs-html/; User tutorial available in HTML format from http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/forth/gforth/Docs-html/Tutorial.html#Tutorial
This is a GNU package:gforth
released on 14 June 2014
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv3orlater||Jgay||18 October 2013|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/gforth.git/|
|Developer,Help,Support||Mailing List Subscribe||https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gforth|
|Required to build||GCC 2.0 or later|
|Weak prerequisite||GNU make|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 August 2014.
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