Accession Number : AD0765536

Title :   A Program Holder Module,

Corporate Author : CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Robinson,L. ; Parnas,D. L.

Report Date : JUN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 32

Abstract : The paper describes a mechanism for holding a program in syntactic form. This mechanism can be useful to any program which processes programs: in program verification automatic programming, and specialized text editing. In this case the program holder is used to form the basis for syntax-driven text editor. Formal specifications for the program holder are also given. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES, SYNTAX), CONTEXT FREE GRAMMARS, COMPILERS, SPECIFICATIONS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE