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Method For Discrete Interval Approximation To Line Segment

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000066996D
Original Publication Date: 1979-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Dere, WY Francis, DB [+details]

Abstract

A "straight line" can be drawn between two arbitrary points using discrete step motions without requiring computations involving multiplication, division or floating point operations by using an iterative algorithm.