Inform - ZMachine - CrossCompiling




Other programming languages

These links are for uses of the Z-machine other than for interactive fiction, particularly implementations of programming languages.

BAZIC    David Given Link  
A minimal BASIC interpreter for the Z-machine. Doesn't have subroutines, procedures or arrays, but does have "state-of-the-art implementations of Hunt the Wumpus and Guess the Number built in to the very interpreter"
vbccz    David Given Link  
A C compiler for Unix-based operating systems that compiles procedures to Inform assembly language.
Silicon Castles (home page)    David Given Link  
A story file written in a hybrid of Inform and C, the C portion being Marcel van Kervinck's chess program MSCP.
Lists and Lists    Andrew Plotkin Link  
An interpreter for the LISP-like language Scheme, as a Z-machine story file.
ZOS Operating System    Geoff Crossland Link  
ZOS is a pretty basic operating system for the Z-machine, comprising the kernel, a few drivers, a command line interface and a few tools, including a simple bitmap editor.

Last updated 10 June 2003. This web site has not been fully supported since April 2008. Information may be out of date. This page was originally managed by Graham Nelson, assisted by C Knight.