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Name of coding convention used when learning to write code.

Posted on 2006-11-14
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Does anyone remember what the name is of the convention of brainstorming or precoding code?  

Let's say each person in the class was learning a different language.  The teacher would say, let's just write the procedure in _________.  

It would look something like this:

'OPEN THE CONNECTION

'FOR EACH ROW
 'GET THE ID
 'LOOKUP ANOTHER TABLE BASED ON THIS ID

'CLOSE THE CONNECTION

What is the name for this type of pre-coding convention!??  My buddy and I have a mental block.

Thanks,

MrHaight
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Hi MrHaight,
I believe you are thinking of psuedo code.
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Hi MrHaight,

pseudo-code I think is the word you are looking for.

Tim Cottee
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by:DonKyles
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Algorithm...... or flow chart or ....or pseudo code
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by:adg080898
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Yes, pseudo code.
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