Diff for /gforth/INSTALL between versions 1.4 and 1.7

version 1.4, 1994/11/24 16:55:11 version 1.7, 1995/03/14 19:01:40
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 Preliminary version  
   
 Create a makefile with configure.  
 You need gcc version 2.0 or later to compile gforth.  You need gcc version 2.0 or later to compile gforth.
   
 Create a machine description file for your machine, if necessary.  First, type
   
   configure
   
 configure has the following useful parameters:  configure has the following useful parameters:
 -direct-threaded: setup for a direct threaded interpreter; this is faster  -direct-threaded: setup for a direct threaded interpreter; this is faster
Line 14  configure has the following useful param Line 13  configure has the following useful param
 -without-debug: omits the -g switch and creates smaller images on machines  -without-debug: omits the -g switch and creates smaller images on machines
    where "strip" has problems with gcc style debugging informations.     where "strip" has problems with gcc style debugging informations.
   
   --help: tells you about other parameters.
   
 Now type  Now type
   
 gmake  make
   
   If your make has trouble with the Makefile, "make gforth" might work.
   
 or whatever the name of GNU make on your system is.  
 If your installed gcc isn't called "gcc" (eg. called "gcc-2.6.1"), type  If your installed gcc isn't called "gcc" (eg. called "gcc-2.6.1"), type
   
 gmake CC=<whatever you call your gcc>  make GCC=<whatever you call your gcc>
   
 instead.  instead.
   
   Now you can check whether your shiny new Forth system works. Say
   
   make test
   
   To make the documentation, type
   
   make -k gforth.info gforth.ps html
   
   If everything is allright, you may want to install gforth. Type
   
   make install
   
   You may want to override the defaults for the directories. E.g., if
   you want to install in the /gnu hierarchy instead of in the default
   /usr/local hirarchy, say
   
   make install prefix=/gnu
   
   Alternatively, you can specify the prefixes with configure.

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