[Oberon] Help in using an Oberon systems.

Nemo cym224 at gmail.com
Thu Dec 13 19:31:09 CET 2012

On 12 December 2012 15:14, Bob Walkden <bob at web-options.com> wrote (in part):
> The book which tells you about the basic Oberon system and how to use it is
> "The Oberon System: User Guide and Programmer's Manual " by Martin Reiser.
> This is what I used when I first started, at about the time the book was
> published.
> Programming is described in "Programming in Oberon: Steps Beyond Pascal and
> Modula" by Reiser and Niklaus Wirth, who designed and wrote the system with
> Prof. Gutknecht.

Has anyone read "Oberon Companion: A Guide to Using and Programming
Oberon System 3" by Fisher and Marais?  (I do not have a copy and am

As an aside, this may not help the original poster but I note that the
Solaris Sparc version of Oberon System 3 runs very nicely on current
Sparc boxes.  I can even run it on my Mac over SSH using a
three-button mouse.


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