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Lisp in Forth
4 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 20 Apr 2021
On a related note, here's a Logo interpreter I implemented many years ago using a dialect of Forth: https://github.com/JohnEarnest/Mako/blob/master/demos/Loko/L...
8-bit stack-machine emulated by 200 lines of C
2 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 10 Apr 2021
Some similarities to one of my old projects, MakoVM:
It is also Forth-based, and has an ecosystem of interesting little games, programs, and libraries. The CPU, GPU, and other IO facilities fit in a little over 200 lines of Java:
What are some alternatives?
swapforth - Swapforth is a cross-platform ANS Forth
durexforth - Modern C64 Forth
elfort - A Forth metacompiler that directly emits an executable binary for x86-64 Linux written in Arkam
miniforth - A bootsector FORTH
arkam - A Simple Stack VM and Forth
CAMEL99-ITC - Indirect threaded code version of CAMEL99 Forth for TI-99 computer
lbForth - Self-hosting metacompiled Forth, bootstrapping from a few lines of C; targets Linux, Windows, ARM, RISC-V, 68000, PDP-11, asm.js.