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Elucidative Programming
Integrated program documentation

We will here explore the possibilities of integrating programs and written program documentation

There are several ways to integrate program and documentation

  • The documentation is embedded in the program

    • Conventional program comments

    • The program is the main structure

  • The program is embedded in the documentation

    • Literate Programming

    • The documentation is the main structure

  • The program and the documentation are separated, but connected via links

    • Hypertext approach

    • The starting point of Elucidative Programming