Review guidelines on software languages for use in nuclear power plant safety systems. Final report

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Guidelines for the programming and auditing of software written in high level languages for safety systems are presented. The guidelines are derived from a framework of issues significant to software safety which was gathered from relevant standards and research literature. Language-specific adaptations of these guidelines are provided for the following high level languages: Ada, C/C++, Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) Ladder Logic, International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Standard 1131-3 Sequential Function Charts, Pascal, and PL/M. Appendices to the report include a tabular summary of the guidelines and additional information on selected languages.s

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Hecht, H.; Hecht, M.; Graff, S.; Green, W.; Lin, D.; Koch, S. et al. June 1, 1996.

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Guidelines for the programming and auditing of software written in high level languages for safety systems are presented. The guidelines are derived from a framework of issues significant to software safety which was gathered from relevant standards and research literature. Language-specific adaptations of these guidelines are provided for the following high level languages: Ada, C/C++, Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) Ladder Logic, International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Standard 1131-3 Sequential Function Charts, Pascal, and PL/M. Appendices to the report include a tabular summary of the guidelines and additional information on selected languages.s

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INIS; OSTI as TI96011970

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  • Other: TI96011970
  • Report No.: NUREG/CR--6463
  • DOI: 10.2172/257439 | External Link
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  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc664904

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Hecht, H.; Hecht, M.; Graff, S.; Green, W.; Lin, D.; Koch, S. et al. Review guidelines on software languages for use in nuclear power plant safety systems. Final report, report, June 1, 1996; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc664904/: accessed September 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.