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On implementing logic programming languages on a dataflow architecture

  • Patrick Weemeeuw
  • Maurice Bruynooghe
  • Marleen De Hondt
  • K. U. Leuven
5. Implementation Of Programming Languages
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 300)

Abstract

An implementation scheme for a logic programming language on the Manchester Dataflow Computer is presented. The Manchester Dataflow Computer is a parallel data-driven computer based on the tagged-token model. The logic programming language is derived from PROLOG, with addition of modes and types. The cut operator has been replaced by guards. The implementation scheme supports OR-parallel evaluation of don't-know and don't-care non determinism.

Keywords

Logic Program Implementation Scheme Input Port Garbage Collection Matching Function 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Patrick Weemeeuw
  • Maurice Bruynooghe
  • Marleen De Hondt
  • K. U. Leuven
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceHeverleeBelgium

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