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Greenprint Display Program

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000038663D
Original Publication Date: 1987-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-31

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Mackson, EI [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a method used in a greenprint display program which can display an entire structured program, or its segments of interest to the programmer, on a graphic storage device attached to an IBM 3277 Graphics Attachment and Programming RPQ #P090l3. The greenprint generator described in the IBM Systems Journal, Vol. l9, No. 4, l980, produces a graphical representation of a structured program in hard copy output format. This display program enables: (Image Omitted) 1. A compressed version of the entire structured program to be displayed to aid inspections, walkthroughs, and assessments of program nesting. 2.