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Re: [gforth] Suitable terminal for Windows

From: Bernd Paysan
Subject: Re: [gforth] Suitable terminal for Windows
Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 18:43:25 +0200

Am Dienstag, 24. April 2018, 17:50:38 CEST schrieb Carsten Strotmann:
> Hi Ethan,
> Ethan A. Gardener <address@hidden> writes:
> > Under Windows, Gforth's default terminal window has text a bit
> > too small and too dim for my aging eyes. Under a MINGW terminal
> > it runs, but history doesn't work; up-arrow moves the
> > cursor. Does anyone have any sort of solution for Gforth to run
> > under Windows with a terminal window of adjustable font and
> > colors, please? Or even fixed 14pt font in high contrast would
> > do.
> you can try 'mlterm' (<>). I use
> 'mlterm'
> on MacOS, Linux and xBSD. There are Windows binaries on the
> webpage.

The snapshot distributions come with mintty.exe as terminal. Even Microsoft 
understood that their own terminal is crap, and ships mintty with their WSL 

Bernd Paysan
"If you want it done right, you have to do it yourself"
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