P/CL: A flexible input processor

  title={P/CL: A flexible input processor},
  author={H. Arciszewski and E. M. V. Gasteren},
  journal={Software: Practice and Experience},
  • H. Arciszewski, E. M. V. Gasteren
  • Published 1984
  • Computer Science
  • Software: Practice and Experience
  • An interactive program inevitably has a need for a user interface which exceeds the simple combination of a write and a read statement. This is necessary to prevent a program abort due to an input error from the side of the user. Also it is desirable to allow for more advanced types of input than single characters or numbers. For these reasons a general‐purpose input package has been developed which allows for sophisticated command‐driven programs while offering the programmer as well as the… CONTINUE READING
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