user interface, templates, arbitrary data structures
This article discusses a basic architecture for a user interface management system and the problem of updating a display in response to interactive commands. The basic architecture is then extended to include basic editing and browsing processes on arbitrary data structures. Editing templates are presented as a technique embodying the entire manipulation process for a particular data structure/data display combination. In conjuction with the user interface management system, Such templates are able to automatically provide a majority of the code required in an interactive applicaton.
Original Publication Citation
Olsen, D. R. "Editing Templates: A User Interface Generation Tool." Computer Graphics and Applications, IEEE 6.11 (1986): 4-5
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Olsen, Dan R. Jr., "Editing Templates: A User Interface Generation Tool" (1986). All Faculty Publications. 750.
Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Electrical and Computer Engineering
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