Diff for /gforth/README between versions 1.26 and 1.51

version 1.26, 1998/11/21 20:24:15 version 1.51, 2003/03/09 17:16:38
Line 1 Line 1
   This snapshot has been tested quite well for portability.  The main
   thing missing before the release is an update to the documentation.
   
 Gforth is a fast and portable implementation of the ANS Forth  Gforth is a fast and portable implementation of the ANS Forth
 language. It works nicely with the Emacs editor, offers some nice  language. It works nicely with the Emacs editor, offers some nice
 features such as input completion and history and a powerful locals  features such as input completion and history and a powerful locals
 facility, and it even has (the beginnings of) a manual. Gforth employs  facility, and it even has a manual. Gforth employs traditional
 traditional implementation techniques: its inner innerpreter is  implementation techniques: its inner innerpreter is indirect or direct
 indirect or direct threaded.  Gforth is distributed under the GNU  threaded.  Gforth is distributed under the GNU General Public license
 General Public license (see COPYING).  (see COPYING).
   
 Gforth runs under Unix and DOS and should not be hard to port to other  Gforth runs under Unix, Win95, OS/2, and DOS and should not be hard to
 systems supported by GCC. This version has been tested successfully on the  port to other systems supported by GCC. This version has been tested
 following platforms: i486-unknown-linuxaout, mips-dec-ultrix4.3,  successfully on the following platforms:
 sparc-sun-sunos4.1.4, alpha-dec-osf3.2, i586-unknown-linux,  
 hppa1.1-hp-hpux9.05, hppa1.1-hp-hpux10.20, Windows 95 using DJGPP 2.0,  alpha-dec-osf4.0d
 Windows 95 using CygWin32 beta 17, OS/2 3.0 using EMX 0.9c.  alphapca56-unknown-linux-gnu
   alpha-unknown-linux-gnu
 Read INSTALL for installation instructions, or INSTALL.DOS for DOS, Windows  hppa1.1-unknown-linux-gnu
 95, and OS/2. Mail bug-gforth@gnu.ai.mit.edu if you have problems.  To start  hppa2.0w-hp-hpux11.11
 the system, just say `gforth' (after installing it).  i386-unknown-freebsd5.0
   i486-pc-linux-gnulibc1
   i686-pc-cygwin
   i686-pc-linux-gnu
   mips-dec-ultrix4.3
   mipsel-pc-linux-gnu
   mips-sgi-irix6.5
   powerpc-apple-darwin5.4
   powerpc-unknown-linux-gnu
   sparc-sun-solaris2.7
   
   Read INSTALL for installation instructions, or INSTALL.DOS for DOS,
   Windows 95, and OS/2.  To start the system, just say `gforth' (after
   installing it).
   
 You can find new versions of Gforth at prep.ai.mit.edu and its mirrors  You can find new versions of Gforth at ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/gforth/
 or at  and its mirrors or at
   
 http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/forth/gforth/  http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/forth/gforth/
 or  or
 ftp://ftp.complang.tuwien.ac.at/pub/forth/gforth/  ftp://ftp.complang.tuwien.ac.at/pub/forth/gforth/
   
 The latter site contains binary distributions of Gforth for some  The latter site also contains binary distributions of Gforth for some
 popular platforms.  popular platforms.
   
 If you want to work on Gforth, mail me. Tasks to be done can be found  If you want to work on Gforth, mail me. Tasks to be done can be found
Line 49  the rest of the documentation, so here's Line 65  the rest of the documentation, so here's
   
 Add-ons:  Add-ons:
 code.fs random.fs more.fs ansi.fs colorize.fs  code.fs random.fs more.fs ansi.fs colorize.fs
 oof.fs oofsampl.fs objects.fs  oof.fs oofsampl.fs objects.fs blocked.fb tasker.fs
   
 Utilities:  Utilities:
 ans-report.fs etags.fs glosgen.fs filedump.fs  ans-report.fs etags.fs glosgen.fs filedump.fs
Line 58  Games: Line 74  Games:
 tt.fs sokoban.fs  tt.fs sokoban.fs
   
 Test programs (for testing Forth systems):  Test programs (for testing Forth systems):
 tester.fs coretest.fs postponetest.fs dbltest.fs  test/*.fs
 checkans.fs wordsets.fs  
   
 Benchmarks:  Benchmarks:
 bubble.fs siev.fs matrix.fs fib.fs  bubble.fs siev.fs matrix.fs fib.fs
Line 67  bubble.fs siev.fs matrix.fs fib.fs Line 82  bubble.fs siev.fs matrix.fs fib.fs
 ANS Forth implementations of Gforth extensions:  ANS Forth implementations of Gforth extensions:
 compat/*.fs other.fs  compat/*.fs other.fs
   
   For discussions about Gforth, use the Usenet newsgroup
   comp.lang.forth.  If you prefer not to post on Usenet, there is also a
   mailing list: GForth@ChaosSolutions.org.  To subscribe, send a mail to
   gforth-subscribe@chaossolutions.org@ChaosSolutions.org with:
   
   subscribe GForth
   
   as the first and only line within the message body.  Submit bug
   reports through
   
   https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?func=addbug&group=gforth
   
   (whether you post them or not).
   
 - 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
   -----
   Copyright (C) 1995,1996,1997,1998,2000,2003 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
   
   This file is part of Gforth.
   
   Gforth is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
   modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License
   as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2
   of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
   
   This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
   but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
   MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.#See the
   GNU General Public License for more details.
   
   You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
   along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
   Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111, USA.

Removed from v.1.26  
changed lines
  Added in v.1.51


FreeBSD-CVSweb <freebsd-cvsweb@FreeBSD.org>