PublisherUniversity Video Communications
Format1" Open Reel
DescriptionFrom University Video Communications' catalog:
"Lecture by Jim Donahue, Olivetti Research California. Summarizes the joint work of ORC and DEC's Systems Research Center to design Modula-3, a new systems programming language descending from Mesa, Modula-2, and Modula 2+. Describes the principles that drove the language design and discusses the most important features of the language, emphasizing the type system, its most innovative feature. Ends with a Q & A session."