Technical Development


Specifications Many IF development systems have formal specifications, which allow people to independent or alternative implementations of the software. Discuss them here. 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. 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.
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About the Technical Development category 1 February 25, 2019
Publishing your IF (updated 1/21/2014) 15 August 13, 2018
Problem with save/restore in Lectrote 1.3.2 9 November 11, 2019
Gnome-inform7 6L38 IDE now running on ubuntu 18.04 and fedora 29 (rpm & deb link in thread) 11 November 11, 2019
Lectrote 1.3.3 1 November 11, 2019
Is it possible to continue working on an old AGT game? 6 November 5, 2019
Glulx on FreeBSD? 5 November 4, 2019
Undo stacks -- is a hybrid state/command approach typical? 13 November 3, 2019
Avoiding cycles in nested containers? 17 November 3, 2019
Frotz 2.50 beta ready 13 October 30, 2019
Up arrow does not scroll through command buffer 4 October 30, 2019
Frotz-GL (frotz frontend) 6 October 27, 2019
Windows console non-blocking mode 6 October 24, 2019
Z-machine in BASIC 18 October 20, 2019
Measured Liquid by Emily Short 11 October 18, 2019
Dialog 234 October 17, 2019
dMagnetic- A Magnetic Scrolls Interpreter 22 October 17, 2019
Extension Requests and General Discussion 51 October 16, 2019
[Z-MACHINE] Packed Address Calculation Anomaly 2 October 14, 2019
INSTEAD 37 October 12, 2019
Looking for an Interpreter that can run in Mac OS 10.15 (Catalina) 2 October 10, 2019
Ozmoo - A Z-machine interpreter for the Commodore 64 63 October 10, 2019
Hugor 2.0 released 5 October 3, 2019
Adventshark 38 September 29, 2019
Thoughts on room connections? 11 September 23, 2019
Open problems in old tools - what do you wish people would work on? 36 September 23, 2019
ISHML: New JavaScript Library for Parser IF 30 September 20, 2019
Lantern IDE for parser games 2 September 17, 2019
Automated Drawers by Emily Short 6 September 15, 2019
Vorple version 3.2 released 2 September 14, 2019