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main loop

[′mān ‚lüp]
(computer science)
A set of instructions that constitute the primary structure of a repetitive computer program.

main loop

(programming)
The top-level control flow construct in an input- or event-driven program, the one which receives and acts or dispatches on the program's input events.

See also driver.

main loop

The primary logic in a program. A program is essentially an input-process-output architecture, and everything happens when there is an input, such as a mouse click, mouse movement, keyboard depression or an arriving network packet. The main loop takes care of this by continually testing for these inputs and calling the appropriate routines to process them. See loop and event loop.
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Input: [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] Output: L [member of] [N.sup.O(B)] procedure LocateSignal [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] Choose a uniformly at random a from the set [N]; Choose [sigma] uniformly at random from the set of odd numbers in [N]; [l.sup.(0).sub.j] = jN/B [for all] j [member of] [B]; [w.sub.0] = N/B; t = [log.sub.2] N ; t' = t/4; [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]; [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]; // Main loop for D [member of] [[D.sub.max]] do [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]; end [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]; return L Algorithm 8: Modified locate signal inner function.
Main Loop: The main loop initializes the system, checks for motion, reads the air quality sensors, analyzes the total air quality, updates the indication LED, and sends the data to a cloud service.
This is the main loop where the new solutions are generated.
Then in the main loop of the north channel errors will be developed.
A second loop will serve Mohammed bin Zayed City and Capital City District and includes cross-platform interchanges with the main loop.
In the refrigerant main loop, a portion of subcooled liquid refrigerant from the condenser passed through a refrigerant mass flowmeter and an electronic expansion valve (EEV) and left partially evaporated.
In figure 1 is presented the main loop of adjustment for braking system with ABS, from the point of view of wheel.
Why did it all behave so neatly with the main loop sizes all 84 or 28?
The phase noise of the fixed loop that feeds the LO port of the mixer is filtered by the main loop. Integrated circuits with DDS, PLL and mixer circuitry all on the same chip are beginning to appear.
The affected property also extends east of Delta Highway and southwest of Goodpasture Island Road's main loop.
Clachan, where the Hebredian Smokehouse is based, is little more than a junction on the isle's main loop road.