Accession Number:

ADD019659

Title:

Computer System Providing Platform Independent Universal Client Device

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 30 Sep 1997, patented 21 Dec 1999

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1999-12-21

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

A Universal Client with a self-contained scripting language called GUIScript forms a computer architecture independent device for generating and displaying a graphic user interface GUI. Preferably, the computer executing the Universal Client includes circuitry for presenting a plurality of GUI objects to thereby form a GUI, for generating scripts defining respective ones of the GUI objects, for generating a GUISCRIPT defining the GUI, for storing one of the scripts and the GUISCRIPT, for reading one of the scripts and the GUI script and for scripting behavior of a program responsive to operator interaction with one of the GUI objects.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE