Norman version 2
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APPENDIX

In the following text are given technical details about NORMAN. These are mainly intended for users who want to expand their system by creation of new modules, and, or, are curious to see what is happening "behind the scenes".

Appendix 1: Files used by NORMAN

BRUN45

EXE

Quick Basic 4.5 runtime module ( by Microsoft)

CALC

EXE

calculation module

CONST

DAT

constants configuration file

DIRECT

EXE

file manager module

INSTALL

EXE

installation module

INSTALL

ICO

Windows icon (for INSTALL.EXE)

INSTALL

MNU

menus for INSTALL.EXE

MAIN

EXE

core of the NORMAN system

MSHERC

COM

Hercules compatibility module ( by Microsoft)

NORDEF

BI

NORMAN include file (for programmers only ;-) )

NORMAN

EXE

initialization module, opening logo

NORMAN

ICO

Windows icon (for NORMAN.EXE)

QNORMAN

DAT

configuration file for the standard modules

QNORMAN

MNU

menus for MAIN.EXE

QNORMAN

MSG

messages for MAIN.EXE

QPRINTER

CFG

printer configuration file

SAVE

EXE

file output module

USER

DAT

configuration file for the user-defined functions

*.EXE

(with names listed in Tab. 1): standard modules

*.DEF

user-defined functions: definition files

*.BAQ

temporary files (can be deleted)

*.INS

temporary files (can be deleted)

*.BAS

QuickBasic 4.5 sources of the standard modules

*.ASC

ASCII input files

*.DBF

dBASE input/output files

*.CSV

ASCII input/output files with structure, compatible with MinPet

*.ROC

input/output files in the NewPet format

*.MPT

output files that can be imported into NewPet for plotting

*.KOH, *.CPW etc.

(see Tabs 1 and 5 for list of the default suffixes)
ASCII-saved results of particular calculation schemes

 

 


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