[OpenBIOS] Current finding on booting Mac OS 9.2
segher at kernel.crashing.org
Fri Apr 22 06:17:44 CEST 2016
On Thu, Apr 21, 2016 at 03:39:47PM -0400, Programmingkid wrote:
> > No, the solution is to make R> work in interpret mode. Properly.
> Wouldn't we be better off avoiding using R> and >R?
If you don't want to run the OS9 bootscript, then don't run
the OS9 bootscript.
> I did try your version of r> and >r. The end result was pretty
> much the same as my patch. The "Dictionary Space overflow"
> error message is still printed.
There are many problems, you'll need to solve all to have things
> > And you'll need structure words to work as well. Piling workarounds
> > on top of workarounds won't get you far.
> I remember your list of words that you thought had problems:
> AHEAD IF THEN BEGIN AGAIN UNTIL CASE ENDCASE DO ?DO LOOP +LOOP
> What makes you so sure it is these words that are the problem?
Because they are implemented incorrectly. They use the data space.
2a IF CREATE uh-oh THEN
10 0 DO i , LOOP
and watch the sparks.
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