Diff for /gforth/NEWS between versions 1.9 and 1.11

version 1.9, 2003/02/23 21:16:59 version 1.11, 2003/02/28 10:59:11
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 User-visible changes between 0.5.0 and 0.6.0:  User-visible changes between 0.5.0 and 0.6.0:
   
 added words: EDIT-LINE ID. .ID CONST-DOES> K-PRIOR K-NEXT K-DELETE SLURP-FILE SLURP-FID WORDLIST-WORDS  added words: EDIT-LINE ID. .ID CONST-DOES> K-PRIOR K-NEXT K-DELETE
     SLURP-FILE SLURP-FID WORDLIST-WORDS SIMPLE-SEE [DEFINED] [UNDEFINED]
     PARSE-WORD S\" .\" \"-PARSE STR= STR< STRING-PREFIX? EXECUTE-PARSING
     EXECUTE-PARSING-FILE F.RDP F>STR-RDP F>BUF-RDP
   
   Large file support on OSs that support them (i.e., files with more
     than 2GB on 32-bit machines).
   
   Gforth can now deal with well with broken pipes in most situations.
   
   Default dictionary size is now 4MB.
   
   vi tags files can be built with tags.fs (usage like etags.fs).
   
   gforth.el mostly rewritten.
   
   S": interpreted use now ALLOCATEs the string (they live until BYE).
   
 Long word names (512MB on 32-bit systems) are now supported (change to  Long word names (512MB on 32-bit systems) are now supported (change to
   the header format).    the header format).
Line 12  Generalized prims2x.fs into Vmgen (see R Line 28  Generalized prims2x.fs into Vmgen (see R
 New threaded code execution method: primitive-centric (allows the  New threaded code execution method: primitive-centric (allows the
   following), hybrid direct/indirect threaded (easier portability),    following), hybrid direct/indirect threaded (easier portability),
   with dynamic superinstructions (typical speedup on Athlon: factor    with dynamic superinstructions (typical speedup on Athlon: factor
   2).  New engine gforth-itc for dealing with some    2).  New engine gforth-itc for dealing with some potential
   backwards-compatibility problems (see "Invoking Gforth" in the    backwards-compatibility problems (see "Invoking Gforth" in the
   manual).    manual).
   
   New image file format.
   
   
 User-visible changes between 0.4.0 and 0.5.0:  User-visible changes between 0.4.0 and 0.5.0:
   
 Changes in behaviour:  Changes in behaviour:

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