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Meaning of SPL

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1. Synchronous Programming Language. A DSP language. "Introduction to the SPL Compiler", Computalker Consultants, 1986.

2. Space Programming Language. Realtime language used by the US Air Force for aerospace software. Aka SPL/J6. Similar to JOVIAL. "Space Programming Language Development", SAMSO TP 70-325, System Development Corp (Sep 1970). (See CLASP).

3. System Programming Language. HP, 1977. An ALGOL-like language for the HP3000 computer allowing inline assembly code. MPE, the OS for the HP3000 was written in SPL. Pub.No.30000-90024, HP. See also splash!.

4. Systems Programming Language.

PRIME Computer, 80's. A variant of PL/I used on PRIME computers. PL/I subset G, less I/O plus a few extensions. SPL User's Reference Guide, Prime. (See PL/P.)

5. Systems Programming Language.

A PL/I subset/extension for the P1000.

D.B. Wortman, U Toronto.

Philips Data Sys, Netherlands, 1971.

Symbolic constants, pointer arithmetic, inline assembly code. Used to implement compilers, operating systems, and database.

["Experiences With SPL", J. Klunder in Machine Oriented Higher Level Languages, W. van der Poel, N-H 1974, pp. 385-393].

6. Student Programming Language.

A translator-interpreter for a dialect of pl/i.

7. set priority level

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