Programming languages and tools

Malcolm Bull is currently developing numerous articles dealing with the languages and tools that are available for the MultiValue databases, and links to the individual articles are being inserted here as they come on line. Check out the index of proposed articles and email him if you want a proposed document speeding up.

Standard Languages and Tools

  • BASIC
    • Introducing Basic Programming by Malcolm Bull
    • Basic functions by Malcolm Bull
    • Pick/BASIC: A Programmer’s Guide by Jonathan E. Sisk
    • BASIC Efficiency Issues by Holland Consulting
    • Pick BASIC Programming Guidelines by Tom Packert
  • ENGLISH / ACCESS / RECALL
    • Introducing Access by Malcolm Bull
    • Introducing RetrieVe by Malcolm Bull
    • Introducing UniQuery by Malcolm Bull
    • MV Basics: The Access Query Language – Part 1 MultiValue News
    • MV Basics: The Access Query Language – Part 2 MultiValue News
    • Building Efficient Access Statements by Holland Consulting
    • SELECT / SSELECT and saved-lists by Malcolm Bull
    • Dictionaries
      • Dictionaries: Generic A/S-type by Malcolm Bull
      • Dictionaries: UniVerse D/I-type by Malcolm Bull
      • Dictionaries: UniData D/I/V-type by Malcolm Bull
      • Conversion Codes & Correlatives by Malcolm Bull
      • I-expressions : UniVerse by Malcolm Bull
      • I-expressions & formulas : UniData by Malcolm Bull
  • PROC
    • Introducing Procs by Malcolm Bull
    • Pick PROC Prgramming Guidelines by Tom Packert
  • TCL 

  • EDITOR
    • Editors: Generic EDIT by Malcolm Bull
    • Editors: UniData AE by Malcolm Bull
    • Editors: UniVerse ED by Malcolm Bull

  • SPOOLER
    • The spooler: concepts by Malcolm Bull
    • The spooler: generic systems by Malcolm Bull
    • The spooler: other systems by Malcolm Bull

Accessories

  • Word processors
  • Database tools
  • E-mail
  • OBDC
  • Screen editors