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 This is the current state (alpha) of gforth. This is not a  Gforth is a fast and portable implementation of the ANS Forth
 distribution for the general public, since it is not yet mature  language. It works nicely with the Emacs editor, offers some nice
 enough. There is no warranty of any kind; this program is  features such as input completion and history and a powerful locals
 distributed under the GNU General Public license (see COPYING).  facility, and it even has (the beginnings of) a manual. Gforth employs
   traditional implementation techniques: its inner innerpreter is
 Read INSTALL for installation instructions. Mail us  indirect or direct threaded.  Gforth is distributed under the GNU
 (anton@mips.complang.tuwien.ac.at,paysan@informatik.tu-muenchen.de) if  General Public license (see COPYING).
 you have problems.  
   Gforth runs under Unix and DOS and should not be hard to port to other
 To start the system just say `gforth'. This gives you a pretty barren  systems supported by GCC. This version has been tested successfully on
 system. `gforth startup.fs' gives you most ANSI wordsets. If you miss  Linux (for Intel), SunOS (SPARC), Digital "Unix" (Alpha) and Ultrix
 a word, just grep for it in *.fs.  (MIPS).
   
 If you want to work on gforth, mail me. Tasks to be done can be found in  Read INSTALL for installation instructions. Mail
 ToDo; but if you would like to do something not mentioned there, it's  bug-gforth@gnu.ai.mit.edu if you have problems.  To start
 ok, too. In any case, we would like to hear what you are doing. The  the system, just say `gforth' (after installing it).
 most important tasks IMO are the missing ANS Forth words (musts before  
 the alpha release), the documentation and the foreign language  You can find new versions of Gforth at prep.ai.mit.edu and its mirrors
 interface for C.  or at
   
   http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/forth/gforth/
   or
   ftp://ftp.complang.tuwien.ac.at/pub/forth/gforth/
   
   The latter site contains binary distributions of Gforth for some
   popular platforms.
   
   If you want to work on Gforth, mail me. Tasks to be done can be found
   in ToDo; but if you would like to do something not mentioned there,
   it's ok, too. In any case, we would like to hear what you are
   doing. The most important tasks IMO are the missing ANS Forth words,
   the documentation and the foreign language interface for C.
   
 On popular request, here are the meanings of unusual file extensions:  On popular request, here are the meanings of unusual file extensions:
   
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 *.ds    documenation source  *.ds    documenation source
 *TAGS   etags files  *TAGS   etags files
   
   A number of Forth source files are included in this package that are
   not necessary for building Gforth. Not all of them are mentioned in
   the rest of the documentation, so here's a short overview:
   
   Add-ons:
   code.fs random.fs more.fs ansi.fs colorize.fs
   
   Utilities:
   etags.fs glosgen.fs filedump.fs
   
   Games:
   tt.fs sokoban.fs
   
   Test programs:
   tester.fs coretest.fs
   checkans.fs wordsets.fs
   
   Benchmarks:
   bubble.fs siev.fs matrix.fs fib.fs sieve.fs
   
   ANS Forth implementations of Gforth extensions:
   compat/*.fs other.fs
   
   
 - anton  - anton
 anton@mips.complang.tuwien.ac.at  anton@mips.complang.tuwien.ac.at
 http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/anton/home.html  http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/anton/home.html
   

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