control flow


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control flow

(programming)
(Or "flow of control") The sequence of execution of instructions in a program. This is determined at run time by the input data and by the control structures (e.g. "if" statements) used in the program.

Not to be confused with "flow control".
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The basic idea of software control flow checking is to partition the program into basic blocks (branch-free parts of code) [14].
Furthermore, the orchestration refers to the process of defining in detail the data flow and control flow among the composite services using a standard language that allows the generation of an executable service (Goncalves da Silva, 2011) (Berardi, Giacomo, Sapienza, & Bozen, 2005).
The Service Model serves as the control flow model of service interactions and the process template of service compositions.
The control flow global variables namely, cf1, cf2, cf3 have been used to keep the run-time signatures of control flows.
The pump is suitable for applications in medical and instrumentation applications were small size and the ability to control flow rate by varying the speed is critical.
AF-1 auger feeders with a wide choice of screw sizes that run at variable speeds control flow rates of each material.
The concentric casing is designed to control flow patterns for less turbulence, longer seal life, and reduced shaft deflection.
This article looks at two ways to control flow within the die, including:
Finally, dams were built to control flow down river.
Several compiler optimizations, such as data flow analysis, the exploitation of instruction-level parallelism (ILP), loop transformations, and memory disambiguation, require programs with reducible control flow graphs.
Control flow for DigRF v3 interface is analyzed using protocol decode technology.