Forms / 3 – Forms / 3 is an example of LPV based on the spreadsheet paradigm, implemented by Margaret Burnett in 1991, as a prototype of her dissertation work.
In this case, the programmer realizes his program by creating a form and specifying its content.
This paradigm is commonly used in commercial spreadsheets, where the form is in the form of a marked grid, and the content is specified by the cell formulas.
Forms / 3 programs include formulas (spreadsheets) with cells, except that the cells are not embedded in a grid. A Forms / 3 programmer… read more +