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class library

(programming)
A library of reusable classes for use with an object-oriented programming system.

class library

A set of ready-made software routines (class definitions) that programmers use for writing object-oriented programs. For example, a class library is commonly available to provide graphical user interface (GUI) functions such as windowing routines, buttons, scroll bars and other elements. These class definitions also include their inheritance characteristics, if applicable. See application framework and object-oriented programming.
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The Class Library API and the new source code examples are provided as a part of the Relay Controllers free software support package.
By enabling C++ to be used as a hardware description language through the development of the Cynlib(R) class library, CynApps has eliminated the need to manually rewrite an algorithm using a language such as Verilog or VHDL prior to synthesis.
Symantec C++ for Macintosh now includes a new THINK class library (TCL) that's fully implemented in C++ using features such as multiple inheritance, templates and constructors.
NET Class Library is the latest addition to our broad range of time saving, easy-to-use software products," states Fred Molinari, CEO and President.
The first JRE targeted at the VxWorks/x86 platform includes the ports of: (i) IBM's J2ME-compatible J9VM, Foundation Class Library, Personal Class Library, and JIT compiler; and (ii) Apogee's SWT-based support for advanced Java graphics, which works with Wind River's WindML graphics library.
In the first phase of the collaboration, Agilent's EEsof EDA division and CEA-Leti plan to focus on integrating the SystemC open-source class library into the ADS Ptolemy simulator.
The class library supports session setup, release and indication messages for the client, network (SRM), as well as the server for VOD or other switched video services.
1 LRM defines the public interface to the SystemC class library and defines constraints on how those classes may be used.
SystemC provides hardware-oriented constructs within the context of C++ as a class library implemented in standard C++.