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FORTH for the SHARP PC-E500 (S)
09-12-2021, 11:40 PM
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RE: FORTH for the SHARP PC-E500 (S)
(09-12-2021 02:00 AM)robve Wrote:  The good news is that Forth500 is already complete, functional and tested, except for floating point, but which will be supported! Testing the E500 floating point function drivers in assembly went well today. The drivers support fp operations on single and double floats, 10 digits for single and 20 digits for double precision mantissa in BCD, -99 to +99 exponent.

Great ! It looks very promising Smile
In fact, I don't know Forth very well. I just read the beginning of "Starting Forth", tried various Forth versions for MS-DOS, but I did not continue. It would be a nice occasion to learn Forth more seriously.
I hope I will succeed in transferring data with a serial cable.

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FORTH for the SHARP PC-E500 (S) - Helix - 09-06-2021, 11:41 PM
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