ANDF


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ANDF

ANDF

(Architecture Neutral Distribution Format) An earlier, proposed intermediate language for developing shrink-wrapped Unix applications from the OSF (later The Open Group). Applications would be compiled into the ANDF intermediate language and execute in target machines that had an ANDF compiler. The ANDF technology was developed by England's Defense Evaluation and Research Agency. For more information, visit www.ten15.org.
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The education seemed important at the time, but became immensely valuable while trying to navigate the complex world I entered when arriving at ANDF that first day in July 2007.
ANDF is a maximum custody pretrial facility staffed by approximately 400 male Afghan soldiers.
At the time of my arrival, ANDF detained prisoners for approximately three months, and most of its staff had little or no previous correctional experience.
3) A fundamental understanding of how Afghans historically incarcerated their offenders was paramount when developing policy and procedure for ANDF.
Seizing the opportunity, I said that what we would really like is a complete roster of all Gitmo detainees repatriated to the ANDF and all dispositions, if any--facts previously unknown to us.
To the collective credit of the Gitmo habeas counsel," Spriggs said, "of the first 22 Afghans with counsel repatriated and detained at ANDF, counsel for 20 maintained an attorney-client relationship.
Inside of the ANDF infrastructure (see Figure 5), the producer-side translates a program to distribute into ANDF, expressing platform specific information by standard application programming interfaces (API's) [8].
Figure 6: A sample program (a) and its ANDF output (b).
Figure 6 (b) shows some simplified ANDF output for the example program given in (a).
In general, the installation process of ANDF programs is separated into two steps.