Forth

Forth, invented by Chuck Moore, was the first stack-based language. Forth supports a Concatenative style of programming, although it makes use of Parsing words and mutable state more than subsequent languages.

Interesting implementations:

Two classic texts by Leo Brodie:

Forth implementation written in Literate Programming style:

A wiki about Forth:

There is a #forth IRC channel on Freenode.

This revision created on Wed, 23 Oct 2013 11:31:43 by graeme (Replaced broken links for gforth and bigforth)