Programs for Programmers

FTN95

Silverfrost FTN95 is a full Fortran 95 standards compliant compiler, capable of producing fast executables for Win32 and for Microsoft .NET. FTN95 ships with the world's best runtime checking and a great range of supporting software. All standard and many vendor-specific legacy language features are supported, so that Fortran projects may be any combination of Fortran 77, Fortran 90 and Fortran 95.

General Features

  • Full Fortran 95 language compatibility
  • Comprehensive integration with Microsoft Visual Studio .NET
  • Standalone editor - Plato3
  • The world's best runtime checking
  • Very fast compilation speed
  • Excellent compile-time diagnostics
  • Full souce level debugging
  • Builds console, Windows® and Microsoft .NET 1.1 and 2.0 applications
  • free graphics - use Simdem a public domain library built with FTN95, includes full source code

Windows® Specific Features

  • Visual Studio .NET integrated debugger
  • Binary compatibility with FTN77 object and library code
  • Complete I/O library compatibility with FTN77
  • Inline Mnemonic Assembler using CODE...EDOC
  • Microsoft Visual C++ Interoperability
  • Salford C/C++ Interoperability
  • GUI building with Salford Clearwin+
  • Full support for REAL*10, COMPLEX*20
  • Virtual Common
  • Small EXE and OBJ files
  • More...

Microsoft .NET Specific Features

  • Full Fortran .NET debugging facilities
  • Effortless porting of existing Fortran code to .NET
  • No language restrictions
  • Use Salford CHECKMATE technology within .NET programs
  • Fast runtime performance
  • Simple inter-language operability
  • Recompile existing code and use it immediately with .NET
  • No steep .NET learning curve to be negotiated
  • Easily attach a .NET Windows Forms front end to a Fortran backend
  • Create and manipulate .NET objects within Fortran
  • See FTN95 .net examples
  • More...