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UNIX STREAMS Generation from a Formal Specification

  • Paweł Rychwalski
  • Jacek Wytrębowicz
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2767)

Abstract.

This paper describes a new idea of rapid protocol implementation starting from its formal specification, namely to generate Unix STREAMS modules. We have exercised this idea using Estelle formal specification technique. The generator was written for Linux system. The paper demonstrates how the semantic problems were resolved and gives some conclusions from generations we have performed.

Keywords

automatic code generation Unix STREAMS formal description techniques Estelle 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paweł Rychwalski
    • 1
  • Jacek Wytrębowicz
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceWarsaw University of TechnologyWarsawPoland

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