elfort VS gforth

Compare elfort vs gforth and see what are their differences.


A Forth metacompiler that directly emits an executable binary for x86-64 Linux written in Arkam (by jinhanada)


Gforth mirror on GitHub (original is on Savannah) (by forthy42)
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elfort gforth
2 8
8 128
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5.8 0.0
over 1 year ago 1 day ago
Forth Forth
- GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of elfort. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-22.


Posts with mentions or reviews of gforth. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-12-02.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing elfort and gforth you can also consider the following projects:

zeptoforth - A not-so-small Forth for Cortex-M

swapforth - Swapforth is a cross-platform ANS Forth

lbForth - Self-hosting metacompiled Forth, bootstrapping from a few lines of C; targets Linux, Windows, ARM, RISC-V, 68000, PDP-11, asm.js.

durexforth - Modern C64 Forth

arocc - A C compiler written in Zig.

miniforth - A bootsector FORTH

Mako - A simple virtual game console

TclForth - Multi-platform desktop Forth based on Tcl/Tk

r3d4 - r3 programing language for 64 bits Windows/Linux/Mac/Rasberry Pi 4

r3 - r3 programing language - ColorForth inspired

factor - Factor programming language

r3 - REI3 - Free and open low code