Technical Development


Specifications Many IF development systems have formal specifications, which allow people to independent or alternative implementations of the software. Discuss them here. Interpreters Written a new interpreter for an IF system? Porting one to a new OS? Having trouble installing one? This is the category for you. Tools For discussing IF tools such as: mapping tools, library or packaging software, disassemblers Inform Extensions Discussion for Inform 7 Extensions. Development Systems Working on a new IF development system? Publishing an update to one? Got a question about hacking the code of the compiler? Here’s the place to discuss all these and more.
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About the Technical Development category 1 February 25, 2019
Publishing your IF (updated 1/21/2014) 15 August 13, 2018
Sadako: a new hypertext adventure engine 7 April 3, 2020
Yazmin, a Z-machine Interpreter for macOS 13 April 2, 2020
Can Inform trigger AppleScript events or otherwise communicate with an Arduino? 4 April 1, 2020
Lectrote 1.3.5 4 March 30, 2020
Length of story file at 0x1A does not match the length of my byte array 7 March 27, 2020
Possibly a bug in Lectrote 3 March 26, 2020
QTads 3.0 is out 9 March 25, 2020
Gnome-inform7 6L38/6M62 IDE now running on modern Ubuntu & Fedora OS 69 March 21, 2020
A couple of scripts for installing and running inform7 in linux from the CLI 4 March 19, 2020
Gargoyle on Ubuntu 20.04 not accepting input 6 March 18, 2020
Parchment Problems! 18 March 16, 2020
[Z-MACHINE] Statusline printing 10 March 9, 2020
Ozmoo - A Z-machine interpreter for the Commodore 64 74 March 8, 2020
Displaying Twine on different screen resolutions 2 March 7, 2020
Invalid values for time in V3 games 15 March 6, 2020
Parchment Crumbling 13 January 24, 2012
Twine Multiplayer Story Format Demo 11 March 4, 2020
File magic for Hugo executables 4 February 29, 2020
Measured Liquid by Emily Short 15 February 27, 2020
[Z-MACHINE] How should print_table work? 3 February 26, 2020
Tads3 formal grammar 4 February 25, 2020
Introducing the Å-machine 19 February 24, 2020
Is there a tool to replace strings in a ZCode game? 11 February 24, 2020
Z-Machine 1.2 Proposal (again) 51 February 24, 2020
Dumb Frotz 2.51 is now working on TOPS20 1 February 24, 2020
Borogove: Online editor for Vorple, Inform, Hugo and Dialog 36 February 22, 2020
Frotz for mac 60 February 20, 2020
Distinguishing Between Glulx Blorb and ZCode Blorb 5 February 18, 2020