Coding guidelines for Prolog

@article{Covington2012CodingGF,
  title={Coding guidelines for Prolog},
  author={M. Covington and R. Bagnara and R. O'Keefe and J. Wielemaker and S. Price},
  journal={Theory Pract. Log. Program.},
  year={2012},
  volume={12},
  pages={889-927}
}
  • M. Covington, R. Bagnara, +2 authors S. Price
  • Published 2012
  • Computer Science
  • Theory Pract. Log. Program.
  • Coding standards and good practices are fundamental to a disciplined approach to software projects irrespective of programing languages being employed. Prolog programing can benefit from such an approach, perhaps more than programing in other languages. Despite this, no widely accepted standards and practices seem to have emerged till now. The present paper is a first step toward filling this void: It provides immediate guidelines for code layout, naming conventions, documentation, proper use… CONTINUE READING
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