) is a programming language
for the UNIVAC I
or II, using three-address code instructions for solving mathematical
problems. A-0 was the first language for which a compiler
was developed. It was produced by Grace Hopper
's team at Remington Rand
. Later internal versions were A-1, A-2, A-3
, AT-3. A-3 was released as ARITH-MATIC
; AT-3 was released as MATH-MATIC
This article (or an earlier version of it) contains material from FOLDOC, used with permission.
- The A-2 Compiler System, Rem Rand, 1955.
- PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES: History and Fundamentals, Sammet 1969, p. 12
For "A0" the ISO 216 specification for paper, see paper size.