GNOWSYS is an acronym for "Gnowledge Networking and Organizing SYStem." It is a web based object oriented database server with each object provided by an unique URL. GNOWSYS is a tool to construct and store persistently a Gnowledge Base (GB). The GB consists of the following three groups of constructor classes (system and temporal classes under development):
PredicateGroup: relationType, relation, functionType, function
Object Group: metaType, class, object (with provision to have classes and objects of declarative, procedural, encapsulated, temporal etc.)
Structure Group: systemType, system, flowType, flow, processType, process
GNOWSYS indexes data and metadata of objects in a catalogue for faster queries. Optionally, data can remain anywhere on the Internet (only the metadata stays in the database). Surrogates of procedures (classes, functions, and system calls) can also be installed in the database as special objects. These procedures execute as web services, so users can design applications without writing program in any programming language by specifying the semantics of a program and mapping the elements of the program to the surrogates of procedures is sufficient for GNOWSYS to test the application design.
DocumentationUser documentation available from http://www.gnowledge.org/gnowsys/Data/ObjectType/d/documentation/viewObjectType
This is a GNU package:gnowsys
released on 19 March 2010
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Kelly Hopkins||23 March 2010|
Leaders and contributors
|See for a complete list of contributors||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|Support||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnowsys-help|
|Help||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnowsys-info|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://savannah.gnu.org/cvs/?group=gnowsys|
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=gnowsys|
|Bug Tracking||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnowsys-bug|
|Required to use||ZOPE|
|Required to use||BTreeFolders2|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 23 March 2010.
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