Walter - A distributed system animator
Object_Id : 125
Title : Walter - A distributed system animator
Node_Type : Production
Format : binary
Address : /projects/nc522/007.Background_Documents/009.Other/001.Walter/walter/walter3/doc/user.ps
Keywords : distributed
Abstract : Walter is an excellent demo tool.
It is an animated graphical display that shows
distributed objects or nodes and the traffic between them.
It works from log files, and these can be either
generated by a real system or simply fabricated.
Walter uses a rather elaborate rule-based system to
interpret the log files.
A rule-set must be developed for the given application.
The demo itself is very clean though, using a virtual
video remote controller.
Date_Entry_Created : 06/11/96
Entry_Created_By : Pushkar Piggott
Entry_Last_Modified_By : jane
Asset_Qualification : excellent
Contact_Person : Pushkar Piggott
IP_or_Copyright_Owner : DSTC
Usage_Conditions : We can freely use the Walter, but it is built on an
extremely expensive grapics library (Galaxy).
Projects_Used_In : NC 522
Obtained_From : DSTC
Related_Items : http://repository:13531/more/UI_Metadata/pushkar/1/126
Code_Type : large program / suite / product
Programming_Language : don't know / irrelevant
Portations : Unix
Binaries_Location : /projects/nc522/007.Background_Documents/009.Other/001.Walter/walter/walter3
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