FORTRAN


  • Running 4K FORTRAN on a DEC PDP-8

      Tags: DEC     Retro     PDP-8     FORTRAN     Programming     Tutorial    
    4K FORTRAN was a subset of FORTRAN II and was the first high-level language available for the DEC PDP-8. It consisted of two parts: the 4K FORTRAN Compiler (nicknamed “Fivetran”) and the 4K FORTRAN Operating System. The compiler was written by Larry Portner and the operating system was written ...   Read More