Gforth is the Forth implementation of the GNU project (Current release , have a look to the User Manual). Source distributions can be found. Gforth Manual. GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE · Preamble · TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR COPYING, DISTRIBUTION AND MODIFICATION · How to Apply. Gforth Manual. Gforth is a free implementation of ANS Forth available on many personal machines. This manual corresponds to version

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New, changed, and removed words: Gforth now does not translate newlines to LFs on reading.

Block files now start at block 0 by default instead of block 1. There are now two engines: There’s an object oriented packagewritten in almost plain ANS Forth now part of Gforth’s distribution. You can use ” gforthmi –application New image file format.

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User input device redirection for filters is now possible. Syntax of prim changed: New engine gforth-itc for dealing with some potential backwards-compatibility problems see “Direct or Indirect Threaded? Bug fixes Backported protection against glibc math functions clobbering TOS. Large file support on OSs that support them i. Contributions of assemblers and disassemblers for other architectures are welcome.


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Changed representation of types in struct package, and correspondingly changed names. Added a lot of embedded control EC stuff. Subscribe by filling out the Form here. It should provide for gfortn the things that are considered necessary today and even some that are not yet considered necessary. Gforth now produces a backtrace when catching an exception.

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Mailing List There’s a mailing list around Gforth-related topics: Plugins to support some native code generation for PSC Bug fixes installation on big-endian machines sometimes did not work.

Significant extensions to the manual added an introduction, among other thingsmany of them due to a new team member: Bug fixes Makefile fixes for installing.

Long word names MB on bit systems are now supported change to the header format. At run-time requires libtool and gcc for the libcc C interface and gdb for the disassembler SEE on some platforms.

User-visible changes between 0. It should become standard, i. The default path now has “.

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This can be split gvorth several subgoals: News User-visible changes between 0. Cross compiler now also supports compilation only for undefined or forward referenced words. This can be split into several subgoals:. It is possible to create executables that contain the image for non-OS systems. Bug fixes in particular, gforth It should not get the reputation of being exceptionally slow.


New threaded code execution method: New flags –ignore-async-signals, –vm-commit default overcommitmanuzl Forth x: Newlines on output are in the OSs favourite format. Missing ANS Forth words: FSL support files undocumented regexp. Various changes without gfofth information only known as mega-patches.

The disassembler DISCODE can now use gdb to disassemble code Uninitialized defered words now give a warning when executed Division is floored disable with “configure –enable-force-cdiv” Gforth not gforth-fast reports division by zero and overflow on division on all platforms.

Read the updated documentation for the snapshots in Gforth’s snapshot manual.