modula-2*

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An extension of Modula-2 by M. Philippsen philipp@ira.uka.de of the University of Karlsruhe. It uses a superset of data parallelism, allowing both synchronous and asynchronous programs, both SIMD and MIMD. Parallelism may be nested to any depth. There are version for MasPar and a simulator for the SPARC.
(ftp://iraun1.ira.uka.de/pub/programming/modula2star). E-mail: Ernst Heinz .
["Modula-2*: An Extension of Modula-2 for Highly Parallel, Portable Programs", W. Tichy et al, TR 4/90, U Karlsruhe, Jan 1990].
(1994-10-21)
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