BASIC256 − Educational BASIC programming environment for


basic256 is an easy to use version of BASIC designed to
teach young children the basics of computer programming.

     Features include:
 − traditional control structures like gosub, for/next and
 − built‐in graphics and text mode
 − set of detailed, easy‐to‐follow tutorials
 − ... and more

The basic256 website and tutorials can be found at

basic256 was written by Ian Larson
<>, Tony Dann
<>, Ferry Hendrikx
<> and Jim M. Reneau

     This manual page was written by Ryan Kavanagh
<>, for the Debian and Ubuntu projects
(but may be used by others).