volksFORTH is a 16bit Forth System produced by the german Forth Gesellschaft e.V.

Main development of this system was done between 1985 until 1989.

The volksFORTH Project was revived in 2005 with the goal to produce a manageable Forthsystem for computer systems with restricted system resources.

Some modern Forth Systems were influenced by or were derived from volksFORTH (GNU-Forth, bigForth).

The current Version of VolksForth is 3.81.

At this time volksFORTH is available for this Systems:

License: The volksFORTH Sources are made available under the terms of the BSD License

The Handbook is Copyright (c) 1985 - 2005 Forth Gesellschaft e.V. ( Klaus Schleisiek, Ulrich Hoffmann, Bernd Pennemann, Georg Rehfeld and Dietrich Weineck).