Accession Number : ADA267160


Title :   A Command Editor Tool for NEXTSTEP


Descriptive Note : Final rept.,


Corporate Author : MARBLE ASSOCIATES INC WALTHAM MA


Personal Author(s) : Rusk, Patrick D. ; Huynh, Minh ; Burd, Greg


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA267160


Report Date : 01 JUL 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 28


Abstract : Marble Associates, Inc., is engaged in the development of customizable menus in NEXTSTEP and the design of customizable menus in the X windowing environment. In this document, we present the final design and implementation details of the Command Editor in NEXTSTEP. To reiterate the objectives stated in previous submissions. We strive to do the following in building the Command Editor: (1) retain all functionalities of the standard NEXTSTEP environment; (2) add functionalities in a manner keeping with NEXTSTEP, mimicking the user and developer interaction mechanisms of NEXTSTEP; and (3) maintain interoperability among our customized objects and standard system objects


Descriptors :   *SOFTWARE ENGINEERING , *MENU , *EDITING , INTEROPERABILITY , WINDOWS , USER NEEDS , MAN COMPUTER INTERFACE


Subject Categories : COMPUTER PROGRAMMING AND SOFTWARE


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE