subroutine

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subroutine,

n the set of instructions necessary to direct the computer to carry out a well-defined mathematical or logical operation; a subunit of a routine.
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Once the event log has been uploaded from target memory to the host, TraceX/MC graphically displays the events on a time-based horizontal axis, with the various system cores and associated application threads and system routines represented on the vertical axis.
The company stated that there had been insufficient pre-testing of the system routine and confirmed it will look at ways to improve testing and recovery procedures in order to prevent a similar outage from occurring in the future.
Everyone may need to know about a schedule change; however, the executives probably do not care that a particular system routine needs to be updated on the scanning workstation.

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