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us: Command languages (Computer science)


  • Here are entered works on computer program languages that use commands to communicate with computer operating systems or other programs, and that are sometimes referred to as job control languages. Works on the specific command language called JCL, or Job Control Language, are entered under [Job Control Language (Computer program language).]

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    • us: JCLs (Computer science)
    • us: Job control languages (Computer science)
    • us: Shell languages (Computer science)
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    • found: Work cat.: Jöreskog, K.G. LISREL 8 : structural equation modeling with the SIMPLIS command language, 1995.
    • found: Kaplan, S.M. Wiley electrical and electronics engineering dictionary, 2004: (command language -- A computer language which uses a given number of commands with which it communicates with an operating system or other program)
    • found: Webopedia.com, via WWW, Aug. 20, 2005 (command language -- The programming language through which a user communicates with the operating system or an application)
    • found: Dictionary of computer science, engineering, and technology, 2001 (command language -- a language that defines the functions performed by an operating system and is used to write programs for a command interpreter. Synonym: shell language)
    • found: Dictionary of computing, 1996 (job-control language (JCL; command language) -- A language used to write the sequence of commands that will control the running of a job ... In a JCL the objects maniuplated are such things as complete programs, or the input and output streams for these programs)
    • found: McGraw-Hill dictionary of scientific and technical terms, 2003 (command language -- The language of an operating system, through which the users of a data-processing system describe the requirements of their tasks to that system. Also known as job control language)
  • General Notes

    • Here are entered works on computer program languages that use commands to communicate with computer operating systems or other programs, and that are sometimes referred to as job control languages. Works on the specific command language called JCL, or Job Control Language, are entered under [Job Control Language (Computer program language).]
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    • Note under [Job Control Language (Computer program language)]
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    • 2005-08-24: new
    • 2006-04-19: revised
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