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Journal of Computer Science and Technology

, Volume 6, Issue 3, pp 263–270 | Cite as

Literate programming system CDS

  • Zeng Yunfeng 
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Abstract

This paper presents a broad outline and some implementation techniques of the literate programming system CDS. Compared with the previous ones (e.g. WEB, Cweb), CDS has two main characteristics: 1) A Chinese-English typesetting system was developed to produce the documentation. This makes the Chinese documentation possible. 2) A suitable method for automatic formatting was introduced to generate the software documentation automatically. This frees the programmer from typesetting details while still allowing programmer's interference.

Keywords

Format Pattern Literate Programming User Definition Code Part Main Processor 
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© Science Press 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Zeng Yunfeng 
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of softwareAcademia SinicaBeijing

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