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APLGOL a structured programming language for APL

  • Harwood G. Kolsky
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 23)

Abstract

APLGOL is a language providing interstatement control structure for APL. It permits programs to be written using the power and conciseness of standard APL expressions in conjunction with structured programming concepts to emphasize more of the overall program control flow, rather than the details of individual statements.

The APLGOL System described consists of three parts: an Editor, an APLGOL-to-APL compiler and an APL-to-APLGOL reverse compiler. All three parts are themselves written in APL.

Keywords

Source Text Text Generator Grammar Rule Internal Form Object Text 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • Harwood G. Kolsky
    • 1
  1. 1.IBM Scientific CenterPalo AltoUSA

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