DAVID W. DELEY
Miscellaneous possibly useful documentation for VAX/Alpha VMS.
An example analysis of a VAX/VMS system crash using the
Symbolic Dump Analyzer (SDA).
An example of how to analyze any process on a running system
using the Symbolic Dump Analyzer.
It is not always necessary to spawn a subprocess to execute
a DCL command from within a program. Often the same result
can be achieved much more quickly by using the appropriate
system service routines. DCL_TO_SYS.DOC matches DCL
commands with the equivalent VMS operating system provided
The correct way to traverse multi-dimensional arrays in FORTRAN.
Explanation of using itemlists in system service calls.
Useful information on interfacing modems to VAX computer ports.
Understanding what a page fault is can sometimes be crucial
to writing efficient code. An overview of virtual memory,
page faults, and array addressing in code is presented.
RMS INTERNAL DATA STRUCTURES
Examines the internal structures of RMS files on disk.
Article describing how Cyclic Redundancy Codes work.