[Oberon] Names and numbers of releases.
cym224 at gmail.com
Tue Jul 14 17:10:07 CEST 2020
On 07/14/20 10:16, peter at easthope.ca wrote:
> Hello again Nemo, From cym224 at gmail.com Sun Jul 12 17:40:47 2020
>> Have you ever considered adding a reference to Ulm's Oberon system
>> (http://www.mathematik.uni-ulm.de/oberon/) to your Wiki?
> Now the fifth line in the table.
> http://www.mathematik.uni-ulm.de/oberon/ulm.html states:
>> Ulm Oberon consists of two components: compilers for multiple
>> platforms including some related tools and Ulm Oberon Library
> Ulm Oberon is a system of devepment tools rather than an operating
> system; correct?
Correct -- see the documentation here:
One interesting point is that they implemented their compilers shortly
after the first Oberon reports came out. Thus they use the def/mod
combination in the original reports. When Wirth removed the definition
part, they did not follow suit.
> I found a note that in the SPARC case it requires UltraSPARC with
> Solaris. What about X86? Linux? Windows? What system on Sun3?
No Windows. SunOS on the Sun 3 and Linux on x86.
> Apparently the primary documentation is in manual pages.
The man pages may be found on this page:
> Thanks, ... Lyall E.
You are most welcome.
(On a side note, I use their Oberon and Modula-2 compilers on
Solaris/Sparc. Their Modula-2 compiler is PIM.)
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