Method and apparatus for interactively generating a computer program for machine vision analysis of an object

  • US 5,481,712 A
  • Filed: 04/06/1993
  • Issued: 01/02/1996
  • Est. Priority Date: 04/06/1993
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A digital processing system for interactively generating a computer program, said system comprisingA. program storage means for storing a program signal representative of a syntactically correct computer program being generated,B. display means, coupled to said program storage means, for displaying at least a portion of said computer program being generated,C. positioning means coupled to said display means for demarking a location of interest within said computer program being generated, and for generating a position signal representative of that location,D. menu means, coupled to said program storage means and to said positioning means, for responding to said position signal and said program signal for graphically displaying one or more syntactically correct modifications of said computer program being generated at said location of interest, said menu means includingselection means for inputting an operator selection corresponding to at least one of said syntactically correct modifications, and for generating a selection signal representative of that operator selection, andE. update means, coupled to said selection means, said program storage means, and said positioning means, for responding to said selection signal, said position signal and said program signal, for generating and storing in said program storage means an updated program signal representative of said computer program being generated as modified in accord with said at least one syntactically correct modification corresponding to said operator selection.

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