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MWAPI - Display Characteristics

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displaycolor

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents a specification of the capability of a display to show colours or shades of grey. This metalanguage symbol occurs as an expression that evaluates to either one of the values "COLOR", "GREY" or "MONO", or is an implementation-specific value (starts with "Z").

platformname

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents a code for the type of windowing application. This metalanguage symbol occurs as an expression that evaluates to either one of the values "MAC", "MSWIN", "PM", "X/MTF" or "X/OPNLNK", or to an implementation-specific value (starts with "Z").

platformversion

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents the name of a specific version of a windowing application. This metalanguage symbol occurs as an expression that evaluates to a string that consists of two pieces, separated by a comma. The first piece identifies the windowing application system (see platformname), the second piece identifies the specific version and may contain any characters, except for the comma.

versionid

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents an identification for a specific version of an implementation of a windowing platform. This identification can be any sequence of characters.

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Copyright © Standard Documents; 1977-2018 MUMPS Development Committee;
Copyright © Examples: 1995-2018 Ed de Moel;
Copyright © Annotations: 2003-2008 Jacquard Systems Research
Copyright © Annotations: 2008-2018 Ed de Moel.

Some specifications are "approved for inclusion in a future standard". Note that the MUMPS Development Committee cannot guarantee that such future standards will indeed be published.

This page most recently updated on 28-Nov-2011, 21:33:06 .

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