Hardware Implementation of Software
Original Publication Date: 1978-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20
In a previous publication , a method was presented for the mapping of a subset of PL/I into PL/R, a hardware language . The subset of PL/I discussed consists of: assignment statements with Boolean and arithmetic operators, if-then-else statements and DO statements. With the PL/I program transcribed into PL/R, the compiler RTRAN is used to translate it into a regular logic design RLD .