What is the .WSRC File Extension?
.WSRC File Extension Description:
The file extension .wsrc is specifically generated by the xwais application, which is an interface program for the WAIS (pronounced as WAYS) system. The .wsrc file extension is created as the representation for the language's source, which provides a toolkit (standard X) argument. The file extension .wsrc creates a straightforward interface, which allows the user to select, and modify sources and questions for WAIS.
The x-WAIS program associated with the file extension .wsrc, produces three types of windows; Main Xwais, Question window and Source window. Under the window for main Xwais, two lists are displayed; one for Questions and the other for Sources. To initiate a question, users can select one from the Questions List, and click the Question frame's Open button, if the users want to create a question, the corresponding new button can be clicked. The program that produces the file extension .wsrc provides a Help system, to instruct users on ways of manipulating questions.
In the Source frame, which is closely associated with the file extension .wsrc, clicking the New button will allow the addition of a source, while choosing the Open button provides the editing of previously listed sources. Clicking the Quit button twice, will exit the program and terminate the .wsrc file extension, by closing the program's shell.
However, the Questions need to be explicitly closed, to completely exit all application windows. The resources associated with the file extension .wsrc, can be edited to change the program's behavior, by going into the related directories for Questions, userSource and commonSource.
The WAIS referenced by the file extension .wsrc, relates to the Wide Area Information Servers, which is a text system implemented between servers and clients, that allow searching based on Z39.50 ANSI Standards. This standard associated with the file extension .wsrc refers to the Information Retrieval and Protocol Specification services defining Library software applications, which are capable of searching remote databases (indexed), by adopting TCP/IP instead of the OSI model framework. Initial deployment of the system was done on SPARC and CM-2 supercomputers, with clients running on Microsoft Windows, NeXT, UNIX, and Macintosh Operating System platforms.Author: Jonny Goldman
Author URL: http://bima.astro.umd.edu/nemo/man_html/xwais.l.html#sect0
Related Applications: x-WAIS
Common Path: $(HOME)/ wais
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The General Reason for .WSRC files Errors:
A common and likely explanation for .WSRC files errors is corruption in the Windows program registry - repairs are needed to protect against further damage in other software and/or devices. Experiencing these errors places your computer at risk for fatal crashes, blue screen errors as well as hardware failure.
.WSRC files Errors - Common Symptoms:
.WSRC files errors bring on numerous symptoms, including but not limited to: pc locks on start up or shut down, applications lock up, diminished computer speed, built-in speaker beeping, trouble opening files, slow system behaviour and application installation trouble.
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