Proposal: 2021 Standards meeting agenda
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StephenPelc 2021 Standards meeting agendaProposal2021-09-01 14:46:10
#F orth Standard Committee Meeting Draft agenda
7-9 Sept 2021 15:00-19:30 UTC
Online - see chat.forth-standard.org,
Agenda Draft 1 - 1 Sept 2021
Review of Procedures
- Covid consequences
- Brexit consequences
- Payment for services and licences Until now, this has always been done informally.
- Closure mechanism for discussions to avoid inconsequential stuff being discussed at the next meeting.
- Real name of user should be required by the web site, but need not be displayed. A standard is a public document.
Election of officers
- Chair - Nominations needed
- Editor - Peter Knaggs
- Technical - Gerald Wodni
- Treasurer - Bernd Paysan
Review of Proposals
Interpretation semantic for locals are undefined (SFP)
According to AE, see vote 17, 12Y:0:0 of the 2020 meeting.
Reword the term "execution token" (AE)
Chair's comment. Go back to the beginning and get your ducks in a row. You have to work together. There are plenty of systems with recognisers now. Please see what common practice is. Standards are not the place for flashy new design.
Common terminology for recognizers discurse and specifications (RUV)
minimalistic core API for recognizers (BP)
An alternative to the RECOGNIZER proposal (APH)
Tick and undefined execution semantics (RUV)
EMIT and non-ASCII values (AE)
Reference implementations are not normative (AE)
COMPILE, wording (RUV)
Adopt Gerry Jackson Test suite (SFP)
PLACE and +PLACE or APPEND (UHO)
Review of Discussions
Is TICK immediate?
Run-Time Section is Missing Words (JP)
Conversion error LaTex to HTML? (Editor)
Size of implementation dependent data types (RUV)
ALLOT in ROMmable systems (TG9541)
(Almost) portable implemetation of
XC-WIDTH return value - -1 for unknown.
D>S Inaccurate Test Case - close?
Implementation for «S"» via the immediacy mechanism (RUV)
Portable implementation for SYNONYM (RUV)
Suggested reference implementation
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[ is IMMEDIATE
Workshops are topics for discussion outside the formal meeting.
###Future Document Format
###S tack comments stack comments should be parseable Stack naming S: D: F: N: R: stack effect notation stack effect conventions