Inform - ZMachine - Interpreters

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Amiga  
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Apple II  
Atari ST  
BeOS  
DOS  
GEM  
Mac OS  
Newton  
Oric  
OS/2  
RISC OS  
Spectrum  
Unix  
Windows  

eBookman  
EPOC  
Gameboy  
Helio  
Nokia  
PalmOS  
Psion  
TI  
Windows CE  
Wizard  

Emacs  
Java  
Javascript  

Glk-based  

Sources  

Mac OS

Interpreters for Mac OS and Mac OS X. Some of the Mac OS X interpreters are "vanilla" Unix ports, others are full Carbon applications.

Mac OS X Zoom  (Version 1.0.1 / 021102)  Andrew Hunter Download (421KB) 
V3-V8 support; Blorb graphics. Complies with Standard 1.1 (draft 6 or later).
Zip Infinity for V6 (home page)  (V6 Release 2)  Matthew Russotto Download  
Nearly full V1-V8 support, Blorb sound, graphics and partial music; Quetzal savefiles. Complies with Standard 1.0.
Zip Infinity (68K version)  ("Comp 2000" version / 001015)  Mark Howell and Matthew Russotto Download  
V1-V5 and V8 support, Quetzal savefiles. Complies with Standard 0.2.
Zip Infinity (PowerPC version)  ("Comp 2000" version / 001015)  Mark Howell and Matthew Russotto Download  
V1-V5 and V8 support, Quetzal savefiles. Complies with Standard 0.2.
Mac OS X Zip Infinity (Carbon version) (home page)  (001023)  Matthew Russotto Download  
V1-V5 and V8 support, Quetzal savefiles. Complies with Standard 0.2.
MaxZip (home page)  (Version 1.7.8 / 001020)  Mark Howell and Andrew Plotkin Download  
V1-V5 and V8 support for Macs with System 7 or later, based on ZIP 2.0.7.
MaxZip source  (Version 1.7.8 / 001020)  Mark Howell and Andrew Plotkin Download  
V1-V5 and V8 support for Macs with System 7 or later, based on ZIP 2.0.7.
Mac OS Nitfol  (Version 0.5 / 000417)  Evin Robertson, compiled by Andrew Plotkin Download (353KB) 
V1-V8 support (partial V6). Blorb?????; Quetzal savefiles.
Mac OS X Frotz  (Version 2.41 / Distribution 1.5 / 020218)  Stefan Jokisch, ported by Mike Johnson Download (1489KB) 
For Mac OS X 10.1.2 or later. Complies with Standard 1.0.
Mac OS MultiAventures  (Version 1.8.3 / 970922)  Mark Howell and Pierre Tremblay Download (489KB) 
Multiple-VM interpreter package, including a Zip port. V1-V5 and V8 support.
Mac OS macZeX  (Version 1.1 / 941102)  Mark Howell and Greg Ewing Download  
V1-V5 support. Proprietary enhanced formatting features.
Mac OS macZeX source  (Version 1.1 / 941102)  Mark Howell and Greg Ewing Download  
V1-V5 support. Proprietary enhanced formatting features.


Last updated 30 November 2004. This web site has not been fully supported since April 2008. Information may be out of date. This page was originally managed by Kevin Bracey or Cedric Knight.