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