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|Short description=Free implementation of the ANS Forth language
 
|Short description=Free implementation of the ANS Forth language
 
|Full description=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.
 
|Full description=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.
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|Homepage URL=http://bernd-paysan.de/gforth.html
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
|Status=Live
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|Component programs=gforth
|Component programs=
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|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/gforth.git
|Homepage URL=http://www.jwdt.com/~paysan/gforth.html
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|Computer languages=C, Forth
|VCS checkout command=
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|Computer languages=C
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|Documentation note=User 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
 
|Documentation note=User 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
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|IRC help=
 
|IRC general=
 
|IRC development=
 
 
|Related projects=RetroForth,bigFORTH,Ghostview,Owl,4tH
 
|Related projects=RetroForth,bigFORTH,Ghostview,Owl,4tH
 
|Keywords=software development,development,programming,Forth,ANS,gforth
 
|Keywords=software development,development,programming,Forth,ANS,gforth
|Is GNU=y
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|Version identifier=0.7.2
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|Version date=2013/02/25
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/forth/gforth/gforth-0.7.2.tar.gz
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review date=2009-01-23
 
|Last review date=2009-01-23
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=0.7.0
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|Version date=2008-12-22
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|Is GNU=Yes
|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/forth/gforth/gforth-0.7.0.tar.gz
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|License verified date=2008-12-22
 
|License verified date=2008-12-22
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|License=GPLv3
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|License verified by=Kelly Hopkins
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|License verified date=2008-12-22
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|License note=Changed to GPLv3 in version 0.7.0
 
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{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Maintainer
 
 
|Real name=Anton Ertl
 
|Real name=Anton Ertl
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|Role=Maintainer
 
|Email=anton@mips.complang.tuwien.ac.at
 
|Email=anton@mips.complang.tuwien.ac.at
 
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|Real name=Andrew McKewan
 
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|Real name=Bernd Thallner
 
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Revision as of 14:21, 18 October 2013

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GNU Forth

https://www.gnu.org/software/gforth/
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.

Documentation

User 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

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:gforth

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Download version 0.7.3 (stable)
released on 14 June 2014

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Licensing

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GPLv3orlaterJgay18 October 2013



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Bernd Paysan Contributor
Anton Ertl Maintainer
Andrew McKewanContributor
Bernd ThallnerContributor
Lennart BenschopContributor
Jens WilkeContributor


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking E-mail mailto:bug-gforth@gnu.org
Developer,Help,Support Newsgroup comp.lang.forth
Developer,Help,Support Mailing List Subscribe https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gforth
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/gforth.git/


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
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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