Contents of the README file
TPTC - Turbo Pascal to C translator
Version 1.7, 25-Mar-88
Copyright 1988 Samuel H. Smith; ALL RIGHTS RESERVED
These files are distributed under the SourceWare concept.
Do not distribute modified versions without my permission.
Do not use any of this in a commercial product.
Do not remove this notice or any other copyright notice.
Tptc is delivered in three archives:
TPTC17.ARC 67244 03-26-88 Translate Pascal to C. Exe+DOC files. v1.7
This is the main distribution archive. It contains the
translator, documentation and a few supporting files. See
HISTORY.DOC for the revision history, including changes since
the manual was last updated. See TODO.DOC for a list of changes
that are planned in the near future.
TPTC17SC.ARC 63947 03-26-88 Full Source Code for TPTC. SourceWare. v1.7
This is the complete source code for TPTC. This is distributed
under the SourceWare concept. See the file LICENSE.DOC for
TPTC17TC.ARC 34428 03-26-88 A number of Test Cases for TPTC. v1.7
This archive contains a number of "test cases" used to verify
the operation of TPTC. New test cases are added as the
translator development proceeds.
IN NO EVENT WILL I BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING ANY
LOST PROFITS, LOST SAVINGS OR OTHER INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE PROGRAM, OR
FOR ANY CLAIM BY ANY OTHER PARTY.
Turbo Pascal is a registered trademark of Borland International.
SourceWare: What is it?
SourceWare is my name for a unique concept in user supported
Programs distributed under the SourceWare concept always offer
complete source code.
This package can be freely distributed so long as it is not modified
or sold for profit. If you find that this program is valuable, you
can send me a donation for what you think it is worth. I suggest
about $20. The donation is manditory if you are using this program
in a comercial setting.
Send your contributions to:
Samuel. H. Smith
5119 N. 11 ave 332
Phoenix, Az 85013
Why do I include source code? The value of good software should be
self-evident. The source code is the key to complete understanding
of a program. You can read it to find out how things are done. You
can also change it to suit your needs, so long as you do not
distribute the modified version without my consent.
If you modify this program, I would appreciate a copy of the new
source code. I am holding the copyright on the source code, so
please don't delete my name from the program files or from the
I work very hard to produce a software package of the highest
quality and functionality. I try to look into all reported bugs,
and will generally fix reported problems within a few days.
Since this is user supported software under the SourceWare concept,
I don't expect you to contribute if you don't like it or if it
doesn't meet your needs.
If you have any questions, bugs, or suggestions, please contact me
The Tool Shop BBS
The latest version is always available for downloading.
Enjoy! Samuel H. Smith
Author and Sysop of The Tool Shop.