A WP-calculus for OO

  • F. S de Boer
Conference paper

DOI: 10.1007/3-540-49019-1_10

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1578)
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de Boer F.S. (1999) A WP-calculus for OO. In: Thomas W. (eds) Foundations of Software Science and Computation Structures. FoSSaCS 1999. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 1578. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg


A sound and complete Hoare-style proof system is presented for a sequential object-oriented language, called SPOOL. The proof system is based on a weakest precondition calculus for aliasing and object- creation.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. S de Boer
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  1. 1.Utrecht UniversityThe Netherlands

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