Palm OS Development Resources

Here's a fairly random list of resources which everyone developing for Palm OS needs to know about:

There are others as well. This isn't a fair list, it's just what I find particularly interesting. See Wade's FAQ for others.

PRC-Tools and GCC

Version 2.0

The current version of prc-tools is 2.0. Its home is, and there are binaries and other information at Palm's GCC page.

Version 0.5.0

A widespread older version of prc-tools is 0.5.0; Ian Goldberg has put together a nice page describing where to get the source and how to compile it. There are also binary distributions which you can find by following the links above.

Last updated 2000-10-20 by John Marshall    (Thanks J. Christopher!)