George Orais <gpor...@yahoo.com> writes:
> The pilMCU is the PicoLisp interpreter itself :) To interact with it,
> as of the moment we will use UART and use a PC as terminal. But later
> we plan to add PS/2 and VGA as the means to inter act with the
> hardware interpreter, i hope this answer your inquiry? Thanks!
Yes, thank you!
This stuff is exciting, but a bit new for me too ...
> On Monday, September 22, 2014 5:29 PM, Thorsten Jolitz
> <tjol...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Alexander Burger <a...@software-lab.de> writes:
> Hi Alex,
>>> Assuming PilMCU hardware exists and someone wants to use or program
>>> it, how
>>> would that look like? Where would one type the commands to manage
>>> file system (whats the PilCMU terminal/console?), how would one
>>> with the PicoLisp REPL?
>> You saw the copy/pasted session in my first post? That's exactly how
>> interact with it.
> yes, but I wondered what would be the device the PicoLisp REPL runs on
> in this case.
>> We have two I/O ports defined as TTY in- and output. On the real
>> hardware you connect a terminal(program).
>> The SSD images contain a database, with a simple file system
>> in external symbols. These images are generated with a normal
>> running on a standard PC, and then transferred t o the SSDs.
>> I made the images so far by copying normal *.l files from standard
>> PicoLisp to an "init/" directory, and edited the files so that they
>> the way we need them for PilMCU.
> thanks for the info!