Edison, a Unix and C friendly Rete based production system

  title={Edison, a Unix and C friendly Rete based production system},
  author={B. Thirion},
  journal={ACM SIGPLAN Notices},
  • B. Thirion
  • Published 1992
  • Computer Science
  • ACM SIGPLAN Notices
  • This document introduces the architecture and the implementation of a rule based system especially devised to be integrated in the C and UNIX world. Built around the Edison knowledge description language and its translator, the environment features an inference engine using the Rete algorithm as well as a trace mechanism and a debugger. The who set can be used in full autonomy to design an expert system, or it can be integrated into a wider application as a software component. We shall describe… CONTINUE READING