VFX Forth Community editions
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VFX Forths for desktops
VFX Forth 64 for Windows
VFX Forth 64 for Linux
VFX Forth 64 for macOS
VFX Forth 32 for Windows
Vfx Forth 32 for macOS: (not for Catalina onwards)
Vfx Forth 32 for x86 Linux
VFX Forth 32 for ARM Linux
PowerForth 32/64 in C:
A fairly traditional Forth in C
XVFX Forth 7 cross compilers
Support and subsciptions are available from vfxforth.com.
Arm/Cortex cross compiler
MSP430 cross compiler
Legacy cross compilers
Support is only available from the forum at vfxforth.com/forum
68xxx v6.2 with a modern version of AIDE - you'll have to update the AIDE configuration yourself. Works on most current versions of Windows. Download
These are all 16 bit DOS applications. To run them, get DOSbox from DOSbox.com.
Z80/Z180 v5.1. We have no Z80 hardware left. This is a piece of archaeology
from the files on a development box. But the manuals have been converted to
PDFs. To get going, run xs3.com, configure it for the Z80 cross compiler
and then you can start. DOSbox is your friend.
8096/80C196 v5.1. Once a firm favourite, but now a memory with PDF manuals.
Run with DOSbox. The file to run is xs3.com.
Download x196.zip RTX2000/2001/2010 v5.1. The Harris/Intersil stack machine in all its glory. Run with DOSbox.
v4 16 bit DOS compilers
As with the v5 compilers, these are 16 bit DOS apps that require DOSbox to run.