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 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. Inform Extensions Discussion for Inform 7 Extensions.
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About the Technical Development category 1 February 25, 2019
Publishing your IF (updated 1/21/2014) 15 August 13, 2018
Dialog 231 September 19, 2019
Lantern IDE for parser games 2 September 17, 2019
ISHML: New JavaScript Library for Parser IF 26 September 17, 2019
Automated Drawers by Emily Short 6 September 15, 2019
Vorple version 3.2 released 2 September 14, 2019
[Z-MACHINE] Stack Distinctions 19 September 13, 2019
Z-Machine instruction encoding 2 September 13, 2019
Struggling to compile Frotz for Windows (Visual Studio 2017) 8 September 13, 2019
Using Glk through an FFI? 14 September 13, 2019
Thoughts on room connections? 10 September 11, 2019
Quixe, Chrome, cursor position 8 September 9, 2019
[Counterfeit Monkey] Request for comments on pull requests (spoilers) 2 September 8, 2019
Open problems in old tools - what do you wish people would work on? 34 September 8, 2019
Adventshark 36 September 7, 2019
Frotz-GL (frotz frontend) 5 September 7, 2019
Glk-fied version of interpreter does not start 9 September 6, 2019
[Z-MACHINE] Question on Argument Details to Call Opcode 8 September 4, 2019
ZILF 0.9 released 10 September 2, 2019
Introducing the Å-machine 15 August 31, 2019
Problems with Parchment on IFDB 3 August 31, 2019
"Pain Points" learning/working with JavaScript 16 August 30, 2019
Looking for feedback on minimalist DSL for IF 11 August 24, 2019
Chapbook 1.0, a new story format for Twine 2 8 August 26, 2019
Are text styles local to the window? (Z-machine spec) 3 August 25, 2019
Ozmoo - A Z-machine interpreter for the Commodore 64 60 August 23, 2019
Question: Most Important Features in A Game Creator 25 August 22, 2019
Refly (new IF platform) & izyuk (in-memory IF-oriented graph database) 7 August 21, 2019
INSTEAD 36 August 16, 2019