difference between defer and vectored ?549 (6/10/2010 9:54:14 AM) comp.lang.forth The forth docs I have been able to find equate 'vectored execution' with defer words. However Open Firmware (ppc Mac, OFv4) has separate forth header flags for 'vectored' and 'deferred'. The 1994 Open Firmwar... tinkerer
How to make mac shut down faster ?29360 (4/6/2010 12:19:20 AM) comp.sys.mac.system My powerpc mac (OSX 10.4.11) suddenly takes a lot longer to shut down.
This might have been caused by auto-updates to Safari 4.0.5 or iTunes
9.1. I can't think of any other reason.
Does anyone know a way t... tinkerer
why is it called a buffer1239 (4/9/2008 1:52:07 PM) comp.lang.forth Hello, I'm just starting forth.. The word buffer: has me worried. The docs say its purpose is to allocate a temporary buffer How temporary? Is there some limitation to its use, or is it just another way of sayi... tinkerer(33)
frustration with starting forth4053 (6/3/2008 8:13:33 PM) comp.lang.forth does the ease of using the forth commands grow with time? I have a headache trying to remember them all......it seems like i play a guessing game with trying to sort out my calcualtions on the stack until I fin... gavcomedy(1610)