Accession Number : AD0766497

Title :   Research in Computer-Assisted Documentation of Navy Computer Programs.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 May 70-30 Apr 73,

Corporate Author : BERKELEY ENTERPRISES INC NEWTONVILLE MASS

Personal Author(s) : Berkeley,Edmund C.

Report Date : 25 AUG 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 57

Abstract : The purpose of the research here reported is to discover and develop methods and principles by means of which a computer program which has little or no documentation can be easily documented by a human programmer with the assistance of a computer. This report describes the subject, purpose, and limitations of this research; reports briefly on the documentation of a sample, complex program called DDT; and describes (partially) computer programs for computer-assisted documentation called SIMULATOR-ANALYZER, AUTOMATIC RELOCATOR, YANK, KNITTING MACHINE, CONCEPT MODULE RECOGNIZER, etc. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, *DOCUMENTS), CRYPTOGRAPHY, DECODING, INSTRUCTION MANUALS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE