Inform - ZMachine - Interpreters

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Sources  

RISC OS

Interpreters for RISC OS computers, such as the Acorn Archimedes and Risc PC.

Zip 2000 (home page)  (Version 1.41 / 011121)  Kevin Bracey Download (643KB) 
Complete V1-V8 support, Blorb sound, graphics and music; Quetzal savefiles. Complies with Standard 1.0.
Zip 2000 source  (Version 1.41 / 011121)  Kevin Bracey Download (463KB) 
Complete V1-V8 support, Blorb sound, graphics and music; Quetzal savefiles. Complies with Standard 1.0. The source is not portable to other systems in its entirety, but as a state-of-the-art interpreter many subsystems may be of interest.
Frotz  (Version 2.32 / Release 1.32 beta / 971027)  Stefan Jokisch, ported by Andrew Holdsworth Download  
V1-V5, V7 and V8 support. Infocom-format sound. Complies with Standard 1.0.
Infocom  (Version 1.8m / 961017)  Bryan Scattergood Download  
V1-V5, V7 and V8 support. A descendent of the original ITF interpreter.
ZIP  (930906)  Mark Howell, parted by Edouard Poor Download  
V1-V5 support.
AUInfocom  (930505)  InfoTaskForce, parted by Edouard Poor Download  
V1-V5 support.
ZIPDebug  (940519)  Frank Lancaster Download  
V1-V5 support. A combined command-line interpreter and interactive Z-machine-level debugger.
ZIP  (910531)  Frank Lancaster Download  
V1-V5 support. No relation to Mark Howell's ZIP - a simple non-desktop interpreter, notable for being 8K of hand-crafted assembler.


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 Information may be out of date.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.