Definitions of C*

  1. An object-oriented, data-parallelsuperset of ANSI C with synchronous semantics, for theConnection Machine, designed by Thinking Machines, 1987.C* adds a " domain" data type and a selection statement forparallel execution in domains.An unimplemented language called " Parallel C" [ which one?] influenced the design of C*. Dataparallel-C was based onC*. Latest version: 6.x, as of 1993-07-27.[" C*: An Extended C Language for Data Parallel Programming", J.R. Rose et al, Proc Second Intl Conf on Supercomputing,L.P. Kartashev et al eds, May 1987, pp 2-16].[" C* Programming Manual", Thinking Machines Corp, 1986].