Accession Number : AD0759777

Title :   Language Extensions and Precompilers.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Crary,F. D.

Report Date : FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The paper considers some of the problems encountered in using nonstandard data types not provided by the programming language in programs written in high-level programming languages. A solution to these problems is proposed (a 'precompiler') and the desirable characteristics of a precompiler are examined.

Descriptors :   (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, REVIEWS), COMPILERS, PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE