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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.
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|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.
|Homepage URL=http://bernd-paysan.de/gforth.html
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|User level=none
 
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|Component programs=gforth
 
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|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
|Version identifier=0.7.2
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|Version date=2013/02/25
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|Version date=2014/07/09
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
|Version download=http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/forth/gforth/gforth-0.7.2.tar.gz
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|Version download=https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/gforth/gforth-0.7.3.tar.gz
|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Version comment=see also https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/gforth/2014-06/msg00000.html (14 Jun 2014)
|Last review date=2009-01-23
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|Last review by=Genium
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|Last review date=2014/08/07
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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Revision as of 14:49, 7 August 2014

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GNU Forth

https://www.gnu.org/software/gforth/
Portable implementation of ANS Forth language.

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

https://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/forth/gforth/Docs-html

Selection from the FSF shop

Free as in Freedom 2.0, by Richard Stallman

Introduction to the Command Line



Helping the GNU Project and the Free Software Movement



If you have corrections to this entry or questions about it, please contact: mailto:maintainers@gnu.org


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Licensing

License

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Notes

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Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Anton Ertl Maintainer
Bernd Paysan Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gforth
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-gforth/
Generalhttps://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/projects/forth.html
Downloadhttps://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/gforth/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss/
Generalhttps://savannah.gnu.org/people/
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/gforth/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/gforth.git/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gforth/


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to buildGCC 2.0 or later
Weak prerequisite GNU make

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 3 January 2019.



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