Accession Number : AD0717343

Title :   3800 Computer Drum Scope Background Program to Certify Magnetic Tape.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Shannon,Douglas P. ; Harlow,Germaine D.

Report Date : NOV 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : A background program to certify magnetic tape has been written for the CDC 3800 Computer operating under Drum Scope. This program, which must be initiated at the operator console, writes and reads a predetermined number of fixed length records for a predetermined number of passes and records the type of errors generated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COMPUTER PROGRAMS, INSTRUCTION MANUALS), (*MAGNETIC TAPE, QUALITY CONTROL), MEMORY DEVICES, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, ERRORS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Recording and Playback Devices

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE