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Software structuring: A pragmatic approach

  • Előd Knuth
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 152)

Abstract

During the past few years in our laboratory we have had many experiences with various software engineering technologies and sophisticated computer aids for software development. In general, we felt that they usually try to solve too much but do indeed practically very few.

In this paper we intentionally avoided proposing too much (e.g. by over-formulating those aspects which could well have been formalized strictly if we had wanted).

The way outlined in this paper concentrates on the process of development, emphasises the discipline and not the formalities.

Keywords

Abstraction Level Open System Interconnection Draft International Standard Data Type Specification Error List 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Előd Knuth
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  1. 1.Computer and Automation InstituteHungarian Academy of SciencesBudapest 112Hungary

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