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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

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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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