[pood; Russian poot] /pud; Russian put/
a Russian weight equal to about 36 pounds avoirdupois (16 kg).
a unit of weight, used in Russia, equal to 36.1 pounds or 16.39 kilograms
Package for Online Programming. Edinburgh, 1966. First of the POP family of languages. Used reverse Polish notation. Implemented as a threaded interpreter. EPU-R-17, U Edinburgh (Jul 1966). “POP-1: An Online Language”, R. Popplestone, Mach Intell 2, E. Dale et al eds, Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh 1968.
Descendant of POP-2, for the PDP-10 by Julian Davies, 1973. [“POP-10 User’s Manual”, D.J.M. Davies, CS R25, U West Ontario, 1976].
language A programming language created by Robin Popplestone in 1975, originally for the PDP-11. Pop-11 is stack-oriented, extensible, and efficient like FORTH. It is also functional, dynamically typed, interactive, with garbage collection like LISP, and the syntax is block structured like Pascal. [“Programming in POP-11”, J. Laventhol , Blackwell 1987]. AlphaPop is an implementation for […]
messaging, protocol Version 3 of the Post Office Protocol. POP3 is defined in RFC 1081, written in November 1988 by Marshall Rose, which is based on RFC 918 (since revised as RFC 937). POP3 allows a client computer to retrieve electronic mail from a POP3 server via a (temporary) TCP/IP or other[?] connection. It does […]