Roger Firth's IF pages
InFancy -- using Inform objects
InFancy is another Inform overview site, like InfLight and InfAct. This time around, we're covering the basics of object usage, creation and naming, then showing how to build on those basic concepts in more sophisticated ways.
The material is loosely organised as follows:
To clarify where the various example displays come from, a little colour-coding is used:
This is a sample of text in an Inform source file.
This is from a Z-machine interpreter at run-time.
Thanks to Neil Cerutti for good food, fine wine and general behind-the-scenes support and guidance (ok, I lied about the food and the wine). And of course to Graham Nelson, ever-present in spirit (if not necessarily in body).
And with those few words, off we go!