Getting Your Own Copy of Forms/3
We are making Forms/3 available for
non-commercial use. However, we do need to know who has Forms/3, so
please do not redistribute your copy; rather, please ask others to
obtain their copies from this web site.
Downloading the System
The current version of Forms/3 is Version 1.1 (June 19, 1998) and the previous
version was 1 (May 13, 1998): the difference is a few bug fixes. Forms/3 runs only on
Sun/Solaris and Hewlett-Packard/HP-UXat this time.
To get it,
click on the download page.
The current documentation for the system is the Guided Tour, which is in html format.
To run Forms/3:
This is a research prototype, so you may encounter bugs. If you have problems, see Appendix A-B of the Guided Tour for some possible reasons and remedies. Also, feel free to contact us with questions.
If you downloaded before June 19, 1998, the following patches are applicable:
May 15, 1998: Here is a new "Images" form that fixes missing glyphs in the "MyWorld" example. You should save it in your forms3 demo/examples/personExamples directory as file "Images".
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Authored by Margaret Burnett, last updated Aug. 6, 2003.