EuroFORTH Papers

I presented Holon and talked about Forth at several EuroFORTH conferences.

Not Blocks nor Files but Words

Describing the first version of Holon in 1989. The benefits of storing source text in a database.

The Beauty of Separate Systems

Why Forth is at its best when host and target are separated by an umbilical (tethered) link.

A Taste of Direct Programming

About immediacy and direct, instant, "hands-on" programming.

A Fresh Look at the Forth Dictionary

Let the editor create the dictionary!

The Invisible Language

Why CS ignores Forth.

Objects in Holon

About objecttypes. Keeping it simple with separate messages and methods.