Quote: with storage semantics, a variable is a storage location with a value; pointers, sharing or aliasing, and mutable values; e.g., FORTRAN, C

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variable as reference to storage

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Storage semantics is the most common model of … storage semantics. The major concept is that a … The value represented in storage may change over … An address [i.e., pointer] is the means of accessing … A storage location is shared [i.e., aliased] if two … [p. 103] The meaning of an assignment state … is to copy the value computed by the … [sic] side. … To assign a pointer value, only the address …   Google-1   Google-2

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