"Everyone in the #forth community talks about how easy it is to port Forth to a new CPU. But like many "easy" and "obvious" tasks, not much is written on how to do it! So, when Bill Kibler suggested this topic for an article, I decided to break with the great oral tradition of Forthwrights, and document the process in black and white."
And before you go "but FOSS!", most Linux distributions assume an internet connection for package management and the like now and stubbornly refuse to have full functionality without it. The offline-first mentality seems to have almost totally disappeared for better or worse
My #SDF stickers arrived today. I gave my son the honor of opening the Seattle-postmarked envelope:
Son: "Wow, you got some nice stickers. REALLY NICE stickers. [Shows 1987-2012 25th anniversary sticker] Hey did computers look like this when you were a teen?"
He points to microwave oven: "they were that BIG?"
Thank you @SDF 🤗 😀
Last one, I think I've pretty much succeeded in implementing fonts in Uxn this morning anyways.
Helvetica24, Palatino24, Times24 and NewYork24.
taw : henesy; 9FPD, missing source division.
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