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linda

linda


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Linda,  CA  (CDP,  FIPS  41572) 
  Location:  39.12285  N,  121.55472  W 
  Population  (1990):  13033  (4297  housing  units) 
  Area:  15.0  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  Linda 
 
    A  "coordination  language"  from  {Yale},  providing  a 
  model  for  {concurrency}  with  communication  via  a  shared 
  {tuple}  space.  Linda  is  usually  implemented  as  a  subroutine 
  library  for  a  specific  base  language,  as  in  {C-Linda}, 
  {Fortran-Linda},  {LindaLISP}  and  {Prolog-Linda}.  It  is 
  available  from  {Scientific  Computing  Associates,  Inc.}  [What 
  is?] 
 
  {Home  (http://www.cs.yale.edu/HTML/YALE/CS/Linda/linda.html)} 
 
  There  is  a  {Multi-BinProlog}  Linda  implementation  available  by 
  {(ftp://clement.info.umoncton.ca/)}. 
 
  ["Generative  Communication  in  Linda",  D.  Gelernter 
  ,  ACM  TOPLAS  7(1):80-112  (1985)]. 
 
  ["Linda  in  Context",  N.  Carreiro  et  al  Yale  U.,  CACM 
  32(4):444-458,  Apr  1989]. 
 
  See  also  {Ease},  {Lucinda},  {Melinda}. 
 
  (2000-07-07)