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source file

(1) A file that contains program instructions. See source code.

(2) A file that contains original or essential data that is the starting point for a system of publishing or other processing. For example, the text files of this encyclopedia, which are continuously edited, become the source files for deployment each cycle. They are the source and starting point to generate an XML master that is used to create XML, HTML, Windows, iPhone and Android versions.
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As a result, our method obtains and records the offset of taint data in the taint source file, the length of taint data, and the head address of memory where taint data is stored.
Each time they edit the source file (in this case start.html) they can save the file, click to activate the browser window and then click the refresh icon at the top of the browser screen.
NIMAS is designed to maximize access to the general education curriculum for children who are blind or have other print-disabilities through the timely provision of accessible instructional materials created from NIMAS source files. As such, it provides exciting new opportunities for the tens of thousands of children who have disabilities that severely impair their ability to read printed text.
To change the link source to SubNew, click on Edit and the Links icon, which opens the Source File box.
* Source files exist on remote servers and networks; many of the files that define structure are invisible.
The packager configures the source files into a format that is readable by the ARB over the GPIB.
For C programs this is a perfectly adequate solution because the outcome of compiling a C source file does not depend on the order in which other C source files are compiled.
In order to facilitate the use of makefiles during the project, a Fortran source file needing to be processed by the macroprocessor was indicated by the file name suffix .m instead of the normal .f.
To search this database, the source file IBMPCFAQ.SRC was selected from the list of available servers.
Markup is exposed when the system shows the markup as it occurs in the source file, that is, without performing any special formatting.
Create copies of files during encoding processes, backing up the source file to a local cache folder for the encoder to use while keeping the original source location intact.
7 of its open source file synchronization utility for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X.