On the implementation of the IAL

  title={On the implementation of the IAL},
  author={R. M. Graham},
  booktitle={ACM '59},
  • R. M. Graham
  • Published in ACM '59 1959
  • Computer Science
  • When the Michigan Algorithmic Decoder (MAD) was started it was intended to be an exact implementation of the IAL. As the project developed several serious difficulties were encountered. Thus MAD (now being checked out) differs from IAL in several respects. One of our prime objectives was to keep the translation time as small as possible. The majority of University problems are not run on a production basis. On the average there is probably one translation for every execution. A translator which… CONTINUE READING

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