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\chapter{Basic Isar Language Elements}\label{ch:pure-syntax}
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Subsequently, we introduce the main part of Pure Isar theory and proof
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commands, together with fundamental proof methods and attributes.
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Chapter~\ref{ch:gen-tools} describes further Isar elements provided by generic
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tools and packages (such as the Simplifier) that are either part of Pure
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Isabelle or pre-installed by most object logics.  Chapter~\ref{ch:hol-tools}
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refers to actual object-logic specific elements of Isabelle/HOL.
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Isar commands may be either \emph{proper} document constructors, or
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\emph{improper commands}.  Some proof methods and attributes introduced later
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are classified as improper as well.  Improper Isar language elements, which
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are subsequently marked by $^*$, are often helpful when developing proof
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documents, while their use is discouraged for the final outcome.  Typical
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examples are diagnostic commands that print terms or theorems according to the
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current context; other commands even emulate old-style tactical theorem
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proving.
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\section{Theory commands}
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\subsection{Defining theories}\label{sec:begin-thy}
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\indexisarcmd{header}\indexisarcmd{theory}\indexisarcmd{end}\indexisarcmd{context}
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\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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  \isarcmd{header} & : & \isarkeep{toplevel} \\
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  \isarcmd{theory} & : & \isartrans{toplevel}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{context}^* & : & \isartrans{toplevel}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{end} & : & \isartrans{theory}{toplevel} \\
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\end{matharray}
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Isabelle/Isar ``new-style'' theories are either defined via theory files or
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interactively.  Both theory-level specifications and proofs are handled
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uniformly --- occasionally definitional mechanisms even require some explicit
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proof as well.  In contrast, ``old-style'' Isabelle theories support batch
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processing only, with the proof scripts collected in separate ML files.
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The first actual command of any theory has to be $\THEORY$, starting a new
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theory based on the merge of existing ones.  Just preceding $\THEORY$, there
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may be an optional $\isarkeyword{header}$ declaration, which is relevant to
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document preparation only; it acts very much like a special pre-theory markup
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command (cf.\ \S\ref{sec:markup-thy} and \S\ref{sec:markup-thy}).  The theory
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context may be also changed by $\CONTEXT$ without creating a new theory.  In
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both cases, $\END$ concludes the theory development; it has to be the very
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last command of any theory file.
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\begin{rail}
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  'header' text
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  ;
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  'theory' name '=' (name + '+') filespecs? ':'
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  ;
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  'context' name
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  'end'
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  ;;
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  filespecs: 'files' ((name | parname) +);
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\end{rail}
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\begin{descr}
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\item [$\isarkeyword{header}~text$] provides plain text markup just preceding
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  the formal beginning of a theory.  In actual document preparation the
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  corresponding {\LaTeX} macro \verb,\isamarkupheader, may be redefined to
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  produce chapter or section headings.  See also \S\ref{sec:markup-thy} and
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  \S\ref{sec:markup-prf} for further markup commands.
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\item [$\THEORY~A = B@1 + \cdots + B@n\colon$] commences a new theory $A$
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  based on existing ones $B@1 + \cdots + B@n$.  Isabelle's theory loader
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  system ensures that any of the base theories are properly loaded (and fully
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  up-to-date when $\THEORY$ is executed interactively).  The optional
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  $\isarkeyword{files}$ specification declares additional dependencies on ML
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  files.  Unless put in parentheses, any file will be loaded immediately via
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  $\isarcmd{use}$ (see also \S\ref{sec:ML}).  The optional ML file
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  \texttt{$A$.ML} that may be associated with any theory should \emph{not} be
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  included in $\isarkeyword{files}$, though.
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\item [$\CONTEXT~B$] enters an existing theory context, basically in read-only
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  mode, so only a limited set of commands may be performed without destroying
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  the theory.  Just as for $\THEORY$, the theory loader ensures that $B$ is
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\item [$\END$] concludes the current theory definition or context switch.
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Note that this command cannot be undone, but the whole theory definition has
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\end{descr}
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\subsection{Theory markup commands}\label{sec:markup-thy}
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\indexisarcmd{chapter}\indexisarcmd{section}\indexisarcmd{subsection}
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\indexisarcmd{subsubsection}\indexisarcmd{text}\indexisarcmd{text-raw}
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\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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  \isarcmd{chapter} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{section} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{subsection} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{subsubsection} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{text} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{text_raw} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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\end{matharray}
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Apart from formal comments (see \S\ref{sec:comments}), markup commands provide
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a structured way to insert text into the document generated from a theory (see
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\cite{isabelle-sys} for more information on Isabelle's document preparation
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tools).
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\railalias{textraw}{text\_raw}
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\begin{rail}
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  ('chapter' | 'section' | 'subsection' | 'subsubsection' | 'text' | textraw) text
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\begin{descr}
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\item [$\isarkeyword{chapter}$, $\isarkeyword{section}$,
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  $\isarkeyword{subsection}$, and $\isarkeyword{subsubsection}$] mark chapter
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  and section headings.
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\item [$\TEXT$] specifies paragraphs of plain text, including references to
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  formal entities.\footnote{The latter feature is not yet supported.
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    Nevertheless, any source text of the form
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    ``\texttt{\at\ttlbrace$\dots$\ttrbrace}'' should be considered as reserved
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    for future use.}
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\item [$\isarkeyword{text_raw}$] inserts {\LaTeX} source into the output,
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  without additional markup.  Thus the full range of document manipulations
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  becomes available.  A typical application would be to emit
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  \verb,\begin{comment}, and \verb,\end{comment}, commands to exclude certain
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  parts from the final document.\footnote{This requires the \texttt{comment}
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    package to be included in {\LaTeX}, of course.}
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\end{descr}
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Any of these markup elements corresponds to a {\LaTeX} command with the name
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prefixed by \verb,\isamarkup,.  For the sectioning commands this is a plain
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macro with a single argument, e.g.\ \verb,\isamarkupchapter{,\dots\verb,}, for
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$\isarkeyword{chapter}$.  The $\isarkeyword{text}$ markup results in a
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{\LaTeX} environment \verb,\begin{isamarkuptext}, {\dots}
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  \verb,\end{isamarkuptext},, while $\isarkeyword{text_raw}$ causes the text
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to be inserted directly into the {\LaTeX} source.
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Additional markup commands are available for proofs (see
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\S\ref{sec:markup-prf}).  Also note that the $\isarkeyword{header}$
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declaration (see \S\ref{sec:begin-thy}) admits to insert section markup just
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preceding the actual theory definition.
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\subsection{Type classes and sorts}\label{sec:classes}
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\indexisarcmd{classes}\indexisarcmd{classrel}\indexisarcmd{defaultsort}
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\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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  \isarcmd{classes} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{classrel} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{defaultsort} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  'classes' (classdecl comment? +)
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  'classrel' nameref '<' nameref comment?
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  'defaultsort' sort comment?
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\begin{descr}
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\item [$\isarkeyword{classes}~c<\vec c$] declares class $c$ to be a subclass
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  of existing classes $\vec c$.  Cyclic class structures are ruled out.
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\item [$\isarkeyword{classrel}~c@1<c@2$] states a subclass relation between
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  existing classes $c@1$ and $c@2$.  This is done axiomatically!  The
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  $\INSTANCE$ command (see \S\ref{sec:axclass}) provides a way to introduce
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  proven class relations.
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\item [$\isarkeyword{defaultsort}~s$] makes sort $s$ the new default sort for
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  any type variables given without sort constraints.  Usually, the default
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\end{descr}
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\subsection{Primitive types and type abbreviations}\label{sec:types-pure}
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\indexisarcmd{typedecl}\indexisarcmd{types}\indexisarcmd{nonterminals}\indexisarcmd{arities}
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\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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\item [$\TYPES~(\vec\alpha)t = \tau$] introduces \emph{type synonym}
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  as are available in Isabelle/HOL for example, type synonyms are just purely
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  syntactic abbreviations without any logical significance.  Internally, type
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\item [$\isarkeyword{typedecl}~(\vec\alpha)t$] declares a new type constructor
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  $t$, intended as an actual logical type.  Note that object-logics such as
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\item [$\isarkeyword{nonterminals}~\vec c$] declares $0$-ary type constructors
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\item [$\isarkeyword{arities}~t::(\vec s)s$] augments Isabelle's order-sorted
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  signature of types by new type constructor arities.  This is done
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  axiomatically!  The $\INSTANCE$ command (see \S\ref{sec:axclass}) provides a
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\end{descr}
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\subsection{Constants and simple definitions}\label{sec:consts}
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\indexisarcmd{consts}\indexisarcmd{defs}\indexisarcmd{constdefs}\indexoutertoken{constdecl}
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\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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\item [$\CONSTS~c::\sigma$] declares constant $c$ to have any instance of type
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\item [$\DEFS~name: eqn$] introduces $eqn$ as a definitional axiom for some
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  existing constant.  See \cite[\S6]{isabelle-ref} for more details on the
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  The $overloaded$ option declares definitions to be potentially overloaded.
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  Unless this option is given, a warning message would be issued for any
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  definitional equation with a more special type than that of the
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  corresponding constant declaration.
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\item [$\isarkeyword{constdefs}~c::\sigma~eqn$] combines declarations and
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\subsection{Syntax and translations}\label{sec:syn-trans}
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\indexisarcmd{syntax}\indexisarcmd{translations}
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\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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\railterm{rightleftharpoons}
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\railalias{rightharpoonup}{\isasymrightharpoonup}
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\railterm{rightharpoonup}
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\railalias{leftharpoondown}{\isasymleftharpoondown}
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\railterm{leftharpoondown}
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  ;
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  'translations' (transpat ('==' | '=>' | '<=' | rightleftharpoons | rightharpoonup | leftharpoondown) transpat comment? +)
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\item [$\isarkeyword{syntax}~(mode)~decls$] is similar to $\CONSTS~decls$,
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  except that the actual logical signature extension is omitted.  Thus the
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  context free grammar of Isabelle's inner syntax may be augmented in
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  arbitrary ways, independently of the logic.  The $mode$ argument refers to
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  flag is given, all productions are added both to the input and output
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  grammar.
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\item [$\isarkeyword{translations}~rules$] specifies syntactic translation
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  rules (i.e.\ \emph{macros}): parse~/ print rules (\texttt{==} or
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  \isasymrightleftharpoons), parse rules (\texttt{=>} or
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  \isasymrightharpoonup), or print rules (\texttt{<=} or
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  \isasymleftharpoondown).  Translation patterns may be prefixed by the
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  syntactic category to be used for parsing; the default is \texttt{logic}.
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\subsection{Axioms and theorems}\label{sec:axms-thms}
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\item [$\isarkeyword{axioms}~a: \phi$] introduces arbitrary statements as
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  axioms of the meta-logic.  In fact, axioms are ``axiomatic theorems'', and
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  Axioms are usually only introduced when declaring new logical systems.
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  Everyday work is typically done the hard way, with proper definitions and
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\item [$\isarkeyword{theorems}~a = \vec b$] stores lists of existing theorems.
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  Typical applications would also involve attributes, to declare Simplifier
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  rules, for example.
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\item [$\isarkeyword{lemmas}$] is similar to $\isarkeyword{theorems}$, but
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\subsection{Name spaces}
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  \isarcmd{hide} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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the user does not have to control the behavior of name spaces by hand, yet the
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following commands provide some way to do so.
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\begin{descr}
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\item [$\isarkeyword{global}$ and $\isarkeyword{local}$] change the current
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  name declaration mode.  Initially, theories start in $\isarkeyword{local}$
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  mode, causing all names to be automatically qualified by the theory name.
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  Changing this to $\isarkeyword{global}$ causes all names to be declared
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  without the theory prefix, until $\isarkeyword{local}$ is declared again.
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  Note that global names are prone to get hidden accidently later, when
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  qualified names of the same base name are introduced.
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\item [$\isarkeyword{hide}~space~names$] removes declarations from a given
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  name space (which may be $class$, $type$, or $const$).  Hidden objects
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  remain valid within the logic, but are inaccessible from user input.  In
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  output, the special qualifier ``$\mathord?\mathord?$'' is prefixed to the
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  full internal name.
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  Unqualified (global) names may not be hidden deliberately.
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\end{descr}
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\subsection{Incorporating ML code}\label{sec:ML}
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\indexisarcmd{use}\indexisarcmd{ML}\indexisarcmd{ML-command}
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\indexisarcmd{ML-setup}\indexisarcmd{setup}
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\indexisarcmd{method-setup}
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\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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  \isarcmd{use} & : & \isartrans{\cdot}{\cdot} \\
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  \isarcmd{ML} & : & \isartrans{\cdot}{\cdot} \\
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  \isarcmd{ML_command} & : & \isartrans{\cdot}{\cdot} \\
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  \isarcmd{ML_setup} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{setup} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{method_setup} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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\end{matharray}
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\railalias{MLsetup}{ML\_setup}
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\railterm{MLsetup}
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\railalias{methodsetup}{method\_setup}
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\railterm{methodsetup}
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\railalias{MLcommand}{ML\_command}
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\railterm{MLcommand}
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\begin{rail}
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  'use' name comment?
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  ;
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  ('ML' | MLcommand | MLsetup | 'setup') text comment?
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  ;
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  methodsetup name '=' text text comment?
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  ;
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\end{rail}
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\begin{descr}
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\item [$\isarkeyword{use}~file$] reads and executes ML commands from $file$.
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  The current theory context (if present) is passed down to the ML session,
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  but may not be modified.  Furthermore, the file name is checked with the
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  $\isarkeyword{files}$ dependency declaration given in the theory header (see
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  also \S\ref{sec:begin-thy}).
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\item [$\isarkeyword{ML}~text$ and $\isarkeyword{ML_command}~text$] execute ML
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  commands from $text$.  The theory context is passed in the same way as for
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  $\isarkeyword{use}$, but may not be changed.  Note that the output of
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  $\isarkeyword{ML_command}$ is less verbose than plain $\isarkeyword{ML}$.
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\item [$\isarkeyword{ML_setup}~text$] executes ML commands from $text$.  The
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  theory context is passed down to the ML session, and fetched back
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  afterwards.  Thus $text$ may actually change the theory as a side effect.
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\item [$\isarkeyword{setup}~text$] changes the current theory context by
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  applying $text$, which refers to an ML expression of type
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  \texttt{(theory~->~theory)~list}.  The $\isarkeyword{setup}$ command is the
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  canonical way to initialize any object-logic specific tools and packages
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  written in ML.
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\item [$\isarkeyword{method_setup}~name = text~description$] defines a proof
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  method in the current theory.  The given $text$ has to be an ML expression
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  of type \texttt{Args.src -> Proof.context -> Proof.method}.  Parsing
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  concrete method syntax from \texttt{Args.src} input can be quite tedious in
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  general.  The following simple examples are for methods without any explicit
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  arguments, or a list of theorems, respectively.
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{\footnotesize
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\begin{verbatim}
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 Method.no_args (Method.METHOD (fn facts => foobar_tac))
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 Method.thms_args (fn thms => Method.METHOD (fn facts => foobar_tac))
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\end{verbatim}
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}
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Note that mere tactic emulations may ignore the \texttt{facts} parameter
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above.  Proper proof methods would do something ``appropriate'' with the list
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of current facts, though.  Single-rule methods usually do strict
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forward-chaining (e.g.\ by using \texttt{Method.multi_resolves}), while
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automatic ones just insert the facts using \texttt{Method.insert_tac} before
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applying the main tactic.
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\end{descr}
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\subsection{Syntax translation functions}
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\indexisarcmd{parse-ast-translation}\indexisarcmd{parse-translation}
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\indexisarcmd{print-translation}\indexisarcmd{typed-print-translation}
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\indexisarcmd{print-ast-translation}\indexisarcmd{token-translation}
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\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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  \isarcmd{parse_ast_translation} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{parse_translation} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{print_translation} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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  \isarcmd{typed_print_translation} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
f4029c34adef Syntax translation functions;
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  \isarcmd{print_ast_translation} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
f4029c34adef Syntax translation functions;
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  \isarcmd{token_translation} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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\end{matharray}
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\railalias{parseasttranslation}{parse\_ast\_translation}
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\railterm{parseasttranslation}
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\railalias{parsetranslation}{parse\_translation}
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\railterm{parsetranslation}
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\railalias{printtranslation}{print\_translation}
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\railterm{printtranslation}
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\railalias{typedprinttranslation}{typed\_print\_translation}
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\railterm{typedprinttranslation}
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\railalias{printasttranslation}{print\_ast\_translation}
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\railterm{printasttranslation}
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\railalias{tokentranslation}{token\_translation}
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\railterm{tokentranslation}
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\begin{rail}
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  ( parseasttranslation | parsetranslation | printtranslation | typedprinttranslation |
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  printasttranslation | tokentranslation ) text comment?
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\end{rail}
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   493
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Syntax translation functions written in ML admit almost arbitrary
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manipulations of Isabelle's inner syntax.  Any of the above commands have a
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single \railqtoken{text} argument that refers to an ML expression of
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appropriate type.
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   498
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\begin{ttbox}
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val parse_ast_translation   : (string * (ast list -> ast)) list
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val parse_translation       : (string * (term list -> term)) list
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val print_translation       : (string * (term list -> term)) list
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val typed_print_translation :
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  (string * (bool -> typ -> term list -> term)) list
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val print_ast_translation   : (string * (ast list -> ast)) list
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val token_translation       :
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  (string * string * (string -> string * real)) list
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\end{ttbox}
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See \cite[\S8]{isabelle-ref} for more information on syntax transformations.
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\subsection{Oracles}
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\indexisarcmd{oracle}
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\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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  \isarcmd{oracle} & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
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\end{matharray}
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Oracles provide an interface to external reasoning systems, without giving up
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control completely --- each theorem carries a derivation object recording any
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oracle invocation.  See \cite[\S6]{isabelle-ref} for more information.
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\begin{rail}
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  'oracle' name '=' text comment?
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  ;
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\end{rail}
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\begin{descr}
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\item [$\isarkeyword{oracle}~name=text$] declares oracle $name$ to be ML
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   530
  function $text$, which has to be of type
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   531
  \texttt{Sign.sg~*~Object.T~->~term}.
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   532
\end{descr}
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   535
\section{Proof commands}
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   536
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Proof commands perform transitions of Isar/VM machine configurations, which
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   538
are block-structured, consisting of a stack of nodes with three main
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   539
components: logical proof context, current facts, and open goals.  Isar/VM
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   540
transitions are \emph{typed} according to the following three different modes
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   541
of operation:
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   542
\begin{descr}
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   543
\item [$proof(prove)$] means that a new goal has just been stated that is now
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   544
  to be \emph{proven}; the next command may refine it by some proof method,
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diff changeset
   545
  and enter a sub-proof to establish the actual result.
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   546
\item [$proof(state)$] is like a nested theory mode: the context may be
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   547
  augmented by \emph{stating} additional assumptions, intermediate results
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   548
  etc.
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   549
\item [$proof(chain)$] is intermediate between $proof(state)$ and
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   550
  $proof(prove)$: existing facts (i.e.\ the contents of the special ``$this$''
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   551
  register) have been just picked up in order to be used when refining the
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   552
  goal claimed next.
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   553
\end{descr}
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   554
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   555
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\subsection{Proof markup commands}\label{sec:markup-prf}
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   557
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\indexisarcmd{sect}\indexisarcmd{subsect}\indexisarcmd{subsubsect}
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   559
\indexisarcmd{txt}\indexisarcmd{txt-raw}
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   560
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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   561
  \isarcmd{sect} & : & \isartrans{proof}{proof} \\
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parents: 7988
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   562
  \isarcmd{subsect} & : & \isartrans{proof}{proof} \\
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parents: 7988
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   563
  \isarcmd{subsubsect} & : & \isartrans{proof}{proof} \\
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   564
  \isarcmd{txt} & : & \isartrans{proof}{proof} \\
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parents: 7988
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   565
  \isarcmd{txt_raw} & : & \isartrans{proof}{proof} \\
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diff changeset
   566
\end{matharray}
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   567
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   568
These markup commands for proof mode closely correspond to the ones of theory
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parents: 8682
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   569
mode (see \S\ref{sec:markup-thy}).
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   570
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   571
\railalias{txtraw}{txt\_raw}
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   572
\railterm{txtraw}
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   573
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   574
\begin{rail}
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   575
  ('sect' | 'subsect' | 'subsubsect' | 'txt' | txtraw) text
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   576
  ;
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   577
\end{rail}
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parents: 7046
diff changeset
   578
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   579
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\subsection{Proof context}\label{sec:proof-context}
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diff changeset
   581
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   582
\indexisarcmd{fix}\indexisarcmd{assume}\indexisarcmd{presume}\indexisarcmd{def}
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   583
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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parents: 7046
diff changeset
   584
  \isarcmd{fix} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(state)} \\
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parents: 7046
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   585
  \isarcmd{assume} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(state)} \\
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parents: 7046
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   586
  \isarcmd{presume} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(state)} \\
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   587
  \isarcmd{def} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(state)} \\
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parents: 7046
diff changeset
   588
\end{matharray}
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parents: 7046
diff changeset
   589
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   590
The logical proof context consists of fixed variables and assumptions.  The
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diff changeset
   591
former closely correspond to Skolem constants, or meta-level universal
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parents: 7175
diff changeset
   592
quantification as provided by the Isabelle/Pure logical framework.
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diff changeset
   593
Introducing some \emph{arbitrary, but fixed} variable via $\FIX x$ results in
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diff changeset
   594
a local value that may be used in the subsequent proof as any other variable
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diff changeset
   595
or constant.  Furthermore, any result $\edrv \phi[x]$ exported from the
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diff changeset
   596
context will be universally closed wrt.\ $x$ at the outermost level: $\edrv
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   597
\All x \phi$ (this is expressed using Isabelle's meta-variables).
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parents: 7175
diff changeset
   598
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
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parents: 7175
diff changeset
   599
Similarly, introducing some assumption $\chi$ has two effects.  On the one
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parents: 7175
diff changeset
   600
hand, a local theorem is created that may be used as a fact in subsequent
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parents: 7608
diff changeset
   601
proof steps.  On the other hand, any result $\chi \drv \phi$ exported from the
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parents: 7608
diff changeset
   602
context becomes conditional wrt.\ the assumption: $\edrv \chi \Imp \phi$.
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
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parents: 7608
diff changeset
   603
Thus, solving an enclosing goal using such a result would basically introduce
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
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parents: 7608
diff changeset
   604
a new subgoal stemming from the assumption.  How this situation is handled
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
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parents: 7608
diff changeset
   605
depends on the actual version of assumption command used: while $\ASSUMENAME$
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parents: 7608
diff changeset
   606
insists on solving the subgoal by unification with some premise of the goal,
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
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parents: 7608
diff changeset
   607
$\PRESUMENAME$ leaves the subgoal unchanged in order to be proved later by the
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
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parents: 7608
diff changeset
   608
user.
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parents: 7175
diff changeset
   609
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parents: 7315
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   610
Local definitions, introduced by $\DEF{}{x \equiv t}$, are achieved by
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parents: 7981
diff changeset
   611
combining $\FIX x$ with another version of assumption that causes any
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parents: 7981
diff changeset
   612
hypothetical equation $x \equiv t$ to be eliminated by the reflexivity rule.
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   613
Thus, exporting some result $x \equiv t \drv \phi[x]$ yields $\edrv \phi[t]$.
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parents: 7167
diff changeset
   614
10686
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parents: 10640
diff changeset
   615
\railalias{equiv}{\isasymequiv}
60c795d6bd9e 'def': equiv;
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parents: 10640
diff changeset
   616
\railterm{equiv}
60c795d6bd9e 'def': equiv;
wenzelm
parents: 10640
diff changeset
   617
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parents: 7046
diff changeset
   618
\begin{rail}
7431
83e60a678c3a fix: vars;
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parents: 7397
diff changeset
   619
  'fix' (vars + 'and') comment?
7134
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parents: 7046
diff changeset
   620
  ;
7315
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parents: 7175
diff changeset
   621
  ('assume' | 'presume') (assm comment? + 'and')
7134
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parents: 7046
diff changeset
   622
  ;
10686
60c795d6bd9e 'def': equiv;
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parents: 10640
diff changeset
   623
  'def' thmdecl? \\ name ('==' | equiv) term termpat? comment?
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
   624
  ;
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
   625
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
   626
  var: name ('::' type)?
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
   627
  ;
7458
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wenzelm
parents: 7431
diff changeset
   628
  vars: (name+) ('::' type)?
7431
83e60a678c3a fix: vars;
wenzelm
parents: 7397
diff changeset
   629
  ;
7315
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   630
  assm: thmdecl? (prop proppat? +)
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   631
  ;
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
   632
\end{rail}
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
   633
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   634
\begin{descr}
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   635
\item [$\FIX{\vec x}$] introduces local \emph{arbitrary, but fixed} variables
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   636
  $\vec x$.
8515
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wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   637
\item [$\ASSUME{a}{\vec\phi}$ and $\PRESUME{a}{\vec\phi}$] introduce local
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   638
  theorems $\vec\phi$ by assumption.  Subsequent results applied to an
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   639
  enclosing goal (e.g.\ by $\SHOWNAME$) are handled as follows: $\ASSUMENAME$
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   640
  expects to be able to unify with existing premises in the goal, while
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   641
  $\PRESUMENAME$ leaves $\vec\phi$ as new subgoals.
7335
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wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   642
  
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   643
  Several lists of assumptions may be given (separated by
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   644
  $\isarkeyword{and}$); the resulting list of current facts consists of all of
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   645
  these concatenated.
7315
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   646
\item [$\DEF{a}{x \equiv t}$] introduces a local (non-polymorphic) definition.
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   647
  In results exported from the context, $x$ is replaced by $t$.  Basically,
7987
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   648
  $\DEF{}{x \equiv t}$ abbreviates $\FIX{x}~\ASSUME{}{x \equiv t}$, with the
7335
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   649
  resulting hypothetical equation solved by reflexivity.
7431
83e60a678c3a fix: vars;
wenzelm
parents: 7397
diff changeset
   650
  
83e60a678c3a fix: vars;
wenzelm
parents: 7397
diff changeset
   651
  The default name for the definitional equation is $x_def$.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   652
\end{descr}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   653
7895
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wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   654
The special name $prems$\indexisarthm{prems} refers to all assumptions of the
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   655
current context as a list of theorems.
7315
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   656
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   657
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   658
\subsection{Facts and forward chaining}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   659
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   660
\indexisarcmd{note}\indexisarcmd{then}\indexisarcmd{from}\indexisarcmd{with}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   661
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   662
  \isarcmd{note} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(state)} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   663
  \isarcmd{then} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(chain)} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   664
  \isarcmd{from} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(chain)} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   665
  \isarcmd{with} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(chain)} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   666
\end{matharray}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   667
7319
wenzelm
parents: 7315
diff changeset
   668
New facts are established either by assumption or proof of local statements.
7335
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   669
Any fact will usually be involved in further proofs, either as explicit
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   670
arguments of proof methods, or when forward chaining towards the next goal via
7335
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   671
$\THEN$ (and variants).  Note that the special theorem name
7987
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   672
$this$\indexisarthm{this} refers to the most recently established facts.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   673
\begin{rail}
9199
7a1a856f0571 facts: support multiple lists of arguments;
wenzelm
parents: 9030
diff changeset
   674
  'note' (thmdef? thmrefs comment? + 'and')
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   675
  ;
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   676
  'then' comment?
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   677
  ;
9199
7a1a856f0571 facts: support multiple lists of arguments;
wenzelm
parents: 9030
diff changeset
   678
  ('from' | 'with') (thmrefs comment? + 'and')
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   679
  ;
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   680
\end{rail}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   681
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   682
\begin{descr}
7175
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   683
\item [$\NOTE{a}{\vec b}$] recalls existing facts $\vec b$, binding the result
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   684
  as $a$.  Note that attributes may be involved as well, both on the left and
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   685
  right hand sides.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   686
\item [$\THEN$] indicates forward chaining by the current facts in order to
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   687
  establish the goal to be claimed next.  The initial proof method invoked to
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   688
  refine that will be offered the facts to do ``anything appropriate'' (cf.\ 
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   689
  also \S\ref{sec:proof-steps}).  For example, method $rule$ (see
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   690
  \S\ref{sec:pure-meth-att}) would typically do an elimination rather than an
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   691
  introduction.  Automatic methods usually insert the facts into the goal
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   692
  state before operation.  This provides a simple scheme to control relevance
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   693
  of facts in automated proof search.
7335
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   694
\item [$\FROM{\vec b}$] abbreviates $\NOTE{}{\vec b}~\THEN$; thus $\THEN$ is
7458
bb282845ca77 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7431
diff changeset
   695
  equivalent to $\FROM{this}$.
10858
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
   696
\item [$\WITH{\vec b}$] abbreviates $\FROM{\vec b~this}$; thus the forward
7175
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   697
  chaining is from earlier facts together with the current ones.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   698
\end{descr}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   699
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   700
Basic proof methods (such as $rule$, see \S\ref{sec:pure-meth-att}) expect
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   701
multiple facts to be given in their proper order, corresponding to a prefix of
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   702
the premises of the rule involved.  Note that positions may be easily skipped
9695
ec7d7f877712 proper setup of iman.sty/extra.sty/ttbox.sty;
wenzelm
parents: 9605
diff changeset
   703
using something like $\FROM{\Text{\texttt{_}}~a~b}$, for example.  This
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   704
involves the trivial rule $\PROP\psi \Imp \PROP\psi$, which happens to be
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   705
bound in Isabelle/Pure as ``\texttt{_}''
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   706
(underscore).\indexisarthm{_@\texttt{_}}
7389
f647f463abeb '_' theorem;
wenzelm
parents: 7335
diff changeset
   707
9238
ad37b21c0dc6 added "nothing" (empty list of theorems);
wenzelm
parents: 9233
diff changeset
   708
Forward chaining with an empty list of theorems is the same as not chaining.
ad37b21c0dc6 added "nothing" (empty list of theorems);
wenzelm
parents: 9233
diff changeset
   709
Thus $\FROM{nothing}$ has no effect apart from entering $prove(chain)$ mode,
ad37b21c0dc6 added "nothing" (empty list of theorems);
wenzelm
parents: 9233
diff changeset
   710
since $nothing$\indexisarthm{nothing} is bound to the empty list of facts.
ad37b21c0dc6 added "nothing" (empty list of theorems);
wenzelm
parents: 9233
diff changeset
   711
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   712
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   713
\subsection{Goal statements}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   714
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   715
\indexisarcmd{theorem}\indexisarcmd{lemma}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   716
\indexisarcmd{have}\indexisarcmd{show}\indexisarcmd{hence}\indexisarcmd{thus}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   717
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   718
  \isarcmd{theorem} & : & \isartrans{theory}{proof(prove)} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   719
  \isarcmd{lemma} & : & \isartrans{theory}{proof(prove)} \\
7987
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   720
  \isarcmd{have} & : & \isartrans{proof(state) ~|~ proof(chain)}{proof(prove)} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   721
  \isarcmd{show} & : & \isartrans{proof(state) ~|~ proof(chain)}{proof(prove)} \\
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   722
  \isarcmd{hence} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(prove)} \\
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parents: 7141
diff changeset
   723
  \isarcmd{thus} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(prove)} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   724
\end{matharray}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   725
7175
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   726
Proof mode is entered from theory mode by initial goal commands $\THEOREMNAME$
7895
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parents: 7608
diff changeset
   727
and $\LEMMANAME$.  New local goals may be claimed within proof mode as well.
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   728
Four variants are available, indicating whether the result is meant to solve
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   729
some pending goal or whether forward chaining is indicated.
7175
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   730
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   731
\begin{rail}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   732
  ('theorem' | 'lemma') goal
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   733
  ;
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   734
  ('have' | 'show' | 'hence' | 'thus') goal
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   735
  ;
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   736
8632
14a69a0e8679 fixed goal syntax;
wenzelm
parents: 8620
diff changeset
   737
  goal: thmdecl? prop proppat? comment?
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   738
  ;
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   739
\end{rail}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   740
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   741
\begin{descr}
7335
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   742
\item [$\THEOREM{a}{\phi}$] enters proof mode with $\phi$ as main goal,
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   743
  eventually resulting in some theorem $\turn \phi$ to be put back into the
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   744
  theory.
7987
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   745
\item [$\LEMMA{a}{\phi}$] is similar to $\THEOREMNAME$, but tags the result as
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   746
  ``lemma''.
7335
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   747
\item [$\HAVE{a}{\phi}$] claims a local goal, eventually resulting in a
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   748
  theorem with the current assumption context as hypotheses.
7335
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   749
\item [$\SHOW{a}{\phi}$] is similar to $\HAVE{a}{\phi}$, but solves some
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   750
  pending goal with the result \emph{exported} into the corresponding context
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   751
  (cf.\ \S\ref{sec:proof-context}).
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   752
\item [$\HENCENAME$] abbreviates $\THEN~\HAVENAME$, i.e.\ claims a local goal
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   753
  to be proven by forward chaining the current facts.  Note that $\HENCENAME$
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   754
  is also equivalent to $\FROM{this}~\HAVENAME$.
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   755
\item [$\THUSNAME$] abbreviates $\THEN~\SHOWNAME$.  Note that $\THUSNAME$ is
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   756
  also equivalent to $\FROM{this}~\SHOWNAME$.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   757
\end{descr}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   758
10550
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   759
Any goal statement causes some term abbreviations (such as $\Var{thesis}$,
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   760
$\dots$) to be bound automatically, see also \S\ref{sec:term-abbrev}.
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   761
Furthermore, the local context of a (non-atomic) goal is provided via the case
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   762
name $antecedent$\indexisarcase{antecedent}, see also \S\ref{sec:cases}.
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   763
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   764
\medskip
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   765
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   766
\begin{warn}
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   767
  Isabelle/Isar suffers theory-level goal statements to contain \emph{unbound
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   768
    schematic variables}, although this does not conform to the aim of
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   769
  human-readable proof documents!  The main problem with schematic goals is
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   770
  that the actual outcome is usually hard to predict, depending on the
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   771
  behavior of the actual proof methods applied during the reasoning.  Note
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   772
  that most semi-automated methods heavily depend on several kinds of implicit
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   773
  rule declarations within the current theory context.  As this would also
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   774
  result in non-compositional checking of sub-proofs, \emph{local goals} are
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   775
  not allowed to be schematic at all.
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   776
  
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   777
  Nevertheless, schematic goals do have their use in Prolog-style interactive
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   778
  synthesis of proven results, usually by stepwise refinement via emulation of
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   779
  traditional Isabelle tactic scripts (see also \S\ref{sec:tactic-commands}).
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   780
  In any case, users should know what they are doing!
93ca45370c59 schematic goals;
wenzelm
parents: 10223
diff changeset
   781
\end{warn}
8991
dc70b797827f case 'antecedent';
wenzelm
parents: 8947
diff changeset
   782
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   783
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   784
\subsection{Initial and terminal proof steps}\label{sec:proof-steps}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   785
7175
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   786
\indexisarcmd{proof}\indexisarcmd{qed}\indexisarcmd{by}
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   787
\indexisarcmd{.}\indexisarcmd{..}\indexisarcmd{sorry}
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   788
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   789
  \isarcmd{proof} & : & \isartrans{proof(prove)}{proof(state)} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   790
  \isarcmd{qed} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(state) ~|~ theory} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   791
  \isarcmd{by} & : & \isartrans{proof(prove)}{proof(state) ~|~ theory} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   792
  \isarcmd{.\,.} & : & \isartrans{proof(prove)}{proof(state) ~|~ theory} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   793
  \isarcmd{.} & : & \isartrans{proof(prove)}{proof(state) ~|~ theory} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   794
  \isarcmd{sorry} & : & \isartrans{proof(prove)}{proof(state) ~|~ theory} \\
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   795
\end{matharray}
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   796
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   797
Arbitrary goal refinement via tactics is considered harmful.  Properly, the
7335
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   798
Isar framework admits proof methods to be invoked in two places only.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   799
\begin{enumerate}
7175
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   800
\item An \emph{initial} refinement step $\PROOF{m@1}$ reduces a newly stated
7335
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   801
  goal to a number of sub-goals that are to be solved later.  Facts are passed
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   802
  to $m@1$ for forward chaining, if so indicated by $proof(chain)$ mode.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   803
  
7987
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   804
\item A \emph{terminal} conclusion step $\QED{m@2}$ is intended to solve
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   805
  remaining goals.  No facts are passed to $m@2$.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   806
\end{enumerate}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   807
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   808
The only other proper way to affect pending goals is by $\SHOWNAME$, which
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   809
involves an explicit statement of what is to be solved.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   810
7175
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   811
\medskip
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   812
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   813
Also note that initial proof methods should either solve the goal completely,
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   814
or constitute some well-understood reduction to new sub-goals.  Arbitrary
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   815
automatic proof tools that are prone leave a large number of badly structured
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   816
sub-goals are no help in continuing the proof document in any intelligible
7987
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   817
way.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   818
7175
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   819
\medskip
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   820
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   821
Unless given explicitly by the user, the default initial method is ``$rule$'',
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   822
which applies a single standard elimination or introduction rule according to
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   823
the topmost symbol involved.  There is no separate default terminal method.
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   824
Any remaining goals are always solved by assumption in the very last step.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   825
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   826
\begin{rail}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   827
  'proof' interest? meth? comment?
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   828
  ;
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   829
  'qed' meth? comment?
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   830
  ;
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   831
  'by' meth meth? comment?
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   832
  ;
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   833
  ('.' | '..' | 'sorry') comment?
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   834
  ;
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   835
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   836
  meth: method interest?
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   837
  ;
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   838
\end{rail}
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   839
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
   840
\begin{descr}
7335
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   841
\item [$\PROOF{m@1}$] refines the goal by proof method $m@1$; facts for
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   842
  forward chaining are passed if so indicated by $proof(chain)$ mode.
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
   843
\item [$\QED{m@2}$] refines any remaining goals by proof method $m@2$ and
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   844
  concludes the sub-proof by assumption.  If the goal had been $\SHOWNAME$ (or
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   845
  $\THUSNAME$), some pending sub-goal is solved as well by the rule resulting
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   846
  from the result \emph{exported} into the enclosing goal context.  Thus
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   847
  $\QEDNAME$ may fail for two reasons: either $m@2$ fails, or the resulting
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   848
  rule does not fit to any pending goal\footnote{This includes any additional
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   849
    ``strong'' assumptions as introduced by $\ASSUMENAME$.} of the enclosing
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   850
  context.  Debugging such a situation might involve temporarily changing
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   851
  $\SHOWNAME$ into $\HAVENAME$, or weakening the local context by replacing
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   852
  some occurrences of $\ASSUMENAME$ by $\PRESUMENAME$.
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   853
\item [$\BYY{m@1}{m@2}$] is a \emph{terminal proof}\index{proof!terminal}; it
7987
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   854
  abbreviates $\PROOF{m@1}~\QED{m@2}$, with backtracking across both methods,
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   855
  though.  Debugging an unsuccessful $\BYY{m@1}{m@2}$ commands might be done
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   856
  by expanding its definition; in many cases $\PROOF{m@1}$ is already
7175
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
   857
  sufficient to see what is going wrong.
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   858
\item [``$\DDOT$''] is a \emph{default proof}\index{proof!default}; it
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   859
  abbreviates $\BY{rule}$.
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
   860
\item [``$\DOT$''] is a \emph{trivial proof}\index{proof!trivial}; it
8195
af2575a5c5ae '.' == by this;
wenzelm
parents: 8101
diff changeset
   861
  abbreviates $\BY{this}$.
8379
4c7659e98eb9 tuned ML types;
wenzelm
parents: 8250
diff changeset
   862
\item [$\SORRY$] is a \emph{fake proof}\index{proof!fake}; provided that the
4c7659e98eb9 tuned ML types;
wenzelm
parents: 8250
diff changeset
   863
  \texttt{quick_and_dirty} flag is enabled, $\SORRY$ pretends to solve the
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   864
  goal without further ado.  Of course, the result would be a fake theorem
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   865
  only, involving some oracle in its internal derivation object (this is
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   866
  indicated as ``$[!]$'' in the printed result).  The main application of
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   867
  $\SORRY$ is to support experimentation and top-down proof development.
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   868
\end{descr}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   869
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   870
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   871
\subsection{Fundamental methods and attributes}\label{sec:pure-meth-att}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   872
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   873
The following proof methods and attributes refer to basic logical operations
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   874
of Isar.  Further methods and attributes are provided by several generic and
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   875
object-logic specific tools and packages (see chapters \ref{ch:gen-tools} and
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   876
\ref{ch:hol-tools}).
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   877
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   878
\indexisarmeth{assumption}\indexisarmeth{this}\indexisarmeth{rule}\indexisarmeth{$-$}
9936
f080397656d8 renamed "delrule" to "rule del";
wenzelm
parents: 9727
diff changeset
   879
\indexisaratt{intro}\indexisaratt{elim}\indexisaratt{dest}\indexisaratt{rule}
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   880
\indexisaratt{OF}\indexisaratt{of}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   881
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   882
  assumption & : & \isarmeth \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   883
  this & : & \isarmeth \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   884
  rule & : & \isarmeth \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   885
  - & : & \isarmeth \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   886
  OF & : & \isaratt \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   887
  of & : & \isaratt \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   888
  intro & : & \isaratt \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   889
  elim & : & \isaratt \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   890
  dest & : & \isaratt \\
9936
f080397656d8 renamed "delrule" to "rule del";
wenzelm
parents: 9727
diff changeset
   891
  rule & : & \isaratt \\
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   892
\end{matharray}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   893
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   894
\begin{rail}
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   895
  'rule' thmrefs?
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   896
  ;
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   897
  'OF' thmrefs
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   898
  ;
8693
feb1f9af3836 'insts' syntax;
wenzelm
parents: 8684
diff changeset
   899
  'of' insts ('concl' ':' insts)?
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   900
  ;
9936
f080397656d8 renamed "delrule" to "rule del";
wenzelm
parents: 9727
diff changeset
   901
  'rule' 'del'
f080397656d8 renamed "delrule" to "rule del";
wenzelm
parents: 9727
diff changeset
   902
  ;
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   903
\end{rail}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   904
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   905
\begin{descr}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   906
\item [$assumption$] solves some goal by a single assumption step.  Any facts
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   907
  given (${} \le 1$) are guaranteed to participate in the refinement.  Recall
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   908
  that $\QEDNAME$ (see \S\ref{sec:proof-steps}) already concludes any
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   909
  remaining sub-goals by assumption.
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   910
\item [$this$] applies all of the current facts directly as rules.  Recall
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   911
  that ``$\DOT$'' (dot) abbreviates $\BY{this}$.
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   912
\item [$rule~\vec a$] applies some rule given as argument in backward manner;
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   913
  facts are used to reduce the rule before applying it to the goal.  Thus
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   914
  $rule$ without facts is plain \emph{introduction}, while with facts it
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   915
  becomes \emph{elimination}.
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   916
  
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   917
  When no arguments are given, the $rule$ method tries to pick appropriate
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   918
  rules automatically, as declared in the current context using the $intro$,
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   919
  $elim$, $dest$ attributes (see below).  This is the default behavior of
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   920
  $\PROOFNAME$ and ``$\DDOT$'' (double-dot) steps (see
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   921
  \S\ref{sec:proof-steps}).
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   922
\item [``$-$''] does nothing but insert the forward chaining facts as premises
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   923
  into the goal.  Note that command $\PROOFNAME$ without any method actually
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   924
  performs a single reduction step using the $rule$ method; thus a plain
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   925
  \emph{do-nothing} proof step would be $\PROOF{-}$ rather than $\PROOFNAME$
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   926
  alone.
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   927
\item [$OF~\vec a$] applies some theorem to given rules $\vec a$ (in
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   928
  parallel).  This corresponds to the \texttt{MRS} operator in ML
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   929
  \cite[\S5]{isabelle-ref}, but note the reversed order.  Positions may be
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   930
  skipped by including ``$\_$'' (underscore) as argument.
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
   931
\item [$of~\vec t$] performs positional instantiation.  The terms $\vec t$ are
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   932
  substituted for any schematic variables occurring in a theorem from left to
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   933
  right; ``\texttt{_}'' (underscore) indicates to skip a position.  Arguments
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   934
  following a ``$concl\colon$'' specification refer to positions of the
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   935
  conclusion of a rule.
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   936
\item [$intro$, $elim$, and $dest$] declare introduction, elimination, and
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   937
  destruct rules, respectively.  Note that the classical reasoner (see
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   938
  \S\ref{sec:classical-basic}) introduces different versions of these
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   939
  attributes, and the $rule$ method, too.  In object-logics with classical
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   940
  reasoning enabled, the latter version should be used all the time to avoid
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
   941
  confusion!
9936
f080397656d8 renamed "delrule" to "rule del";
wenzelm
parents: 9727
diff changeset
   942
\item [$rule~del$] undeclares introduction, elimination, or destruct rules.
7315
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   943
\end{descr}
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   944
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   945
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   946
\subsection{Term abbreviations}\label{sec:term-abbrev}
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   947
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   948
\indexisarcmd{let}
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   949
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   950
  \isarcmd{let} & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(state)} \\
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   951
  \isarkeyword{is} & : & syntax \\
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   952
\end{matharray}
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   953
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   954
Abbreviations may be either bound by explicit $\LET{p \equiv t}$ statements,
7987
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   955
or by annotating assumptions or goal statements with a list of patterns
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   956
$\ISS{p@1\;\dots}{p@n}$.  In both cases, higher-order matching is invoked to
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   957
bind extra-logical term variables, which may be either named schematic
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   958
variables of the form $\Var{x}$, or nameless dummies ``\texttt{_}''
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   959
(underscore).\indexisarvar{_@\texttt{_}} Note that in the $\LETNAME$ form the
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   960
patterns occur on the left-hand side, while the $\ISNAME$ patterns are in
wenzelm
parents: 7981
diff changeset
   961
postfix position.
7315
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   962
8620
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   963
Polymorphism of term bindings is handled in Hindley-Milner style, as in ML.
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   964
Type variables referring to local assumptions or open goal statements are
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   965
\emph{fixed}, while those of finished results or bound by $\LETNAME$ may occur
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   966
in \emph{arbitrary} instances later.  Even though actual polymorphism should
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   967
be rarely used in practice, this mechanism is essential to achieve proper
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   968
incremental type-inference, as the user proceeds to build up the Isar proof
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   969
text.
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   970
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   971
\medskip
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   972
7319
wenzelm
parents: 7315
diff changeset
   973
Term abbreviations are quite different from actual local definitions as
wenzelm
parents: 7315
diff changeset
   974
introduced via $\DEFNAME$ (see \S\ref{sec:proof-context}).  The latter are
7315
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   975
visible within the logic as actual equations, while abbreviations disappear
8620
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   976
during the input process just after type checking.  Also note that $\DEFNAME$
3786d47f5570 support Hindley-Milner polymorphisms in results and bindings;
wenzelm
parents: 8547
diff changeset
   977
does not support polymorphism.
7315
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   978
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   979
\begin{rail}
8664
aa383eeb3359 'let': replaced 'as' by 'and';
wenzelm
parents: 8632
diff changeset
   980
  'let' ((term + 'and') '=' term comment? + 'and')
7315
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   981
  ;  
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   982
\end{rail}
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   983
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   984
The syntax of $\ISNAME$ patterns follows \railnonterm{termpat} or
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   985
\railnonterm{proppat} (see \S\ref{sec:term-pats}).
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   986
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   987
\begin{descr}
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   988
\item [$\LET{\vec p = \vec t}$] binds any text variables in patters $\vec p$
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   989
  by simultaneous higher-order matching against terms $\vec t$.
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   990
\item [$\IS{\vec p}$] resembles $\LETNAME$, but matches $\vec p$ against the
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   991
  preceding statement.  Also note that $\ISNAME$ is not a separate command,
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   992
  but part of others (such as $\ASSUMENAME$, $\HAVENAME$ etc.).
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   993
\end{descr}
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
   994
10160
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
   995
Some \emph{automatic} term abbreviations\index{term abbreviations} for goals
7988
wenzelm
parents: 7987
diff changeset
   996
and facts are available as well.  For any open goal,
10160
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
   997
$\Var{thesis}$\indexisarvar{thesis} refers to its object-level statement,
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
   998
abstracted over any meta-level parameters (if present).  Likewise,
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
   999
$\Var{this}$\indexisarvar{this} is bound for fact statements resulting from
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1000
assumptions or finished goals.  In case $\Var{this}$ refers to an object-logic
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1001
statement that is an application $f(t)$, then $t$ is bound to the special text
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1002
variable ``$\dots$''\indexisarvar{\dots} (three dots).  The canonical
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1003
application of the latter are calculational proofs (see
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1004
\S\ref{sec:calculation}).
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1005
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1006
%FIXME !?
7315
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
  1007
10160
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1008
% A few \emph{automatic} term abbreviations\index{term abbreviations} for goals
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1009
% and facts are available as well.  For any open goal,
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1010
% $\Var{thesis_prop}$\indexisarvar{thesis-prop} refers to the full proposition
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1011
% (which may be a rule), $\Var{thesis_concl}$\indexisarvar{thesis-concl} to its
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1012
% (atomic) conclusion, and $\Var{thesis}$\indexisarvar{thesis} to its
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1013
% object-level statement.  The latter two abstract over any meta-level
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1014
% parameters.
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1015
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1016
% Fact statements resulting from assumptions or finished goals are bound as
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1017
% $\Var{this_prop}$\indexisarvar{this-prop},
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1018
% $\Var{this_concl}$\indexisarvar{this-concl}, and
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1019
% $\Var{this}$\indexisarvar{this}, similar to $\Var{thesis}$ above.  In case
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1020
% $\Var{this}$ refers to an object-logic statement that is an application
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1021
% $f(t)$, then $t$ is bound to the special text variable
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1022
% ``$\dots$''\indexisarvar{\dots} (three dots).  The canonical application of
wenzelm
parents: 9936
diff changeset
  1023
% the latter are calculational proofs (see \S\ref{sec:calculation}).
7315
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
  1024
76a39a3784b5 checkpoint;
wenzelm
parents: 7175
diff changeset
  1025
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1026
\subsection{Block structure}
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1027
8896
c80aba8c1d5e replaced {{ }} by { };
wenzelm
parents: 8883
diff changeset
  1028
\indexisarcmd{next}\indexisarcmd{\{}\indexisarcmd{\}}
7397
wenzelm
parents: 7389
diff changeset
  1029
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
8448
e7df316491d4 tuned 'case';
wenzelm
parents: 8379
diff changeset
  1030
  \NEXT & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(state)} \\
7974
34245feb6e82 improved;
wenzelm
parents: 7895
diff changeset
  1031
  \BG & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(state)} \\
34245feb6e82 improved;
wenzelm
parents: 7895
diff changeset
  1032
  \EN & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(state)} \\
7397
wenzelm
parents: 7389
diff changeset
  1033
\end{matharray}
wenzelm
parents: 7389
diff changeset
  1034
9030
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1035
\railalias{lbrace}{\ttlbrace}
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1036
\railterm{lbrace}
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1037
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1038
\railalias{rbrace}{\ttrbrace}
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1039
\railterm{rbrace}
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1040
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1041
\begin{rail}
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1042
  'next' comment?
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1043
  ;
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1044
  lbrace comment?
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1045
  ;
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1046
  rbrace comment?
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1047
  ;
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1048
\end{rail}
bb7622789bf2 'next', '{', '}': comment;
wenzelm
parents: 9006
diff changeset
  1049
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
  1050
While Isar is inherently block-structured, opening and closing blocks is
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
  1051
mostly handled rather casually, with little explicit user-intervention.  Any
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
  1052
local goal statement automatically opens \emph{two} blocks, which are closed
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
  1053
again when concluding the sub-proof (by $\QEDNAME$ etc.).  Sections of
8448
e7df316491d4 tuned 'case';
wenzelm
parents: 8379
diff changeset
  1054
different context within a sub-proof may be switched via $\NEXT$, which is
e7df316491d4 tuned 'case';
wenzelm
parents: 8379
diff changeset
  1055
just a single block-close followed by block-open again.  Thus the effect of
e7df316491d4 tuned 'case';
wenzelm
parents: 8379
diff changeset
  1056
$\NEXT$ to reset the local proof context. There is no goal focus involved
e7df316491d4 tuned 'case';
wenzelm
parents: 8379
diff changeset
  1057
here!
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
  1058
7175
wenzelm
parents: 7167
diff changeset
  1059
For slightly more advanced applications, there are explicit block parentheses
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
  1060
as well.  These typically achieve a stronger forward style of reasoning.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
  1061
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
  1062
\begin{descr}
8448
e7df316491d4 tuned 'case';
wenzelm
parents: 8379
diff changeset
  1063
\item [$\NEXT$] switches to a fresh block within a sub-proof, resetting the
e7df316491d4 tuned 'case';
wenzelm
parents: 8379
diff changeset
  1064
  local context to the initial one.
8896
c80aba8c1d5e replaced {{ }} by { };
wenzelm
parents: 8883
diff changeset
  1065
\item [$\BG$ and $\EN$] explicitly open and close blocks.  Any current facts
c80aba8c1d5e replaced {{ }} by { };
wenzelm
parents: 8883
diff changeset
  1066
  pass through ``$\BG$'' unchanged, while ``$\EN$'' causes any result to be
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
  1067
  \emph{exported} into the enclosing context.  Thus fixed variables are
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
  1068
  generalized, assumptions discharged, and local definitions unfolded (cf.\ 
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
  1069
  \S\ref{sec:proof-context}).  There is no difference of $\ASSUMENAME$ and
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
  1070
  $\PRESUMENAME$ in this mode of forward reasoning --- in contrast to plain
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
  1071
  backward reasoning with the result exported at $\SHOWNAME$ time.
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
  1072
\end{descr}
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1073
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1074
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1075
\subsection{Emulating tactic scripts}\label{sec:tactic-commands}
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1076
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1077
The Isar provides separate commands to accommodate tactic-style proof scripts
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1078
within the same system.  While being outside the orthodox Isar proof language,
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1079
these might come in handy for interactive exploration and debugging, or even
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1080
actual tactical proof within new-style theories (to benefit from document
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1081
preparation, for example).  See also \S\ref{sec:tactics} for actual tactics,
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1082
that have been encapsulated as proof methods.  Proper proof methods may be
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1083
used in scripts, too.
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1084
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1085
\indexisarcmd{apply}\indexisarcmd{apply-end}\indexisarcmd{done}
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1086
\indexisarcmd{defer}\indexisarcmd{prefer}\indexisarcmd{back}
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1087
\indexisarcmd{declare}
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1088
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
8533
d534ddf14076 res_inst_tac etc.;
wenzelm
parents: 8515
diff changeset
  1089
  \isarcmd{apply}^* & : & \isartrans{proof(prove)}{proof(prove)} \\
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1090
  \isarcmd{apply_end}^* & : & \isartrans{proof(state)}{proof(state)} \\
8946
40e06237934c "done" command;
wenzelm
parents: 8896
diff changeset
  1091
  \isarcmd{done}^* & : & \isartrans{proof(prove)}{proof(state)} \\
8533
d534ddf14076 res_inst_tac etc.;
wenzelm
parents: 8515
diff changeset
  1092
  \isarcmd{defer}^* & : & \isartrans{proof}{proof} \\
d534ddf14076 res_inst_tac etc.;
wenzelm
parents: 8515
diff changeset
  1093
  \isarcmd{prefer}^* & : & \isartrans{proof}{proof} \\
d534ddf14076 res_inst_tac etc.;
wenzelm
parents: 8515
diff changeset
  1094
  \isarcmd{back}^* & : & \isartrans{proof}{proof} \\
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1095
  \isarcmd{declare}^* & : & \isartrans{theory}{theory} \\
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1096
\end{matharray}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1097
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1098
\railalias{applyend}{apply\_end}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1099
\railterm{applyend}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1100
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1101
\begin{rail}
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1102
  ( 'apply' | applyend ) method comment?
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1103
  ;
8946
40e06237934c "done" command;
wenzelm
parents: 8896
diff changeset
  1104
  'done' comment?
40e06237934c "done" command;
wenzelm
parents: 8896
diff changeset
  1105
  ;
8682
82ebf8618e6b added 'ML_command';
wenzelm
parents: 8664
diff changeset
  1106
  'defer' nat? comment?
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1107
  ;
8682
82ebf8618e6b added 'ML_command';
wenzelm
parents: 8664
diff changeset
  1108
  'prefer' nat comment?
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1109
  ;
9273
798673f65f02 allow comment in more commands;
wenzelm
parents: 9238
diff changeset
  1110
  'back' comment?
798673f65f02 allow comment in more commands;
wenzelm
parents: 9238
diff changeset
  1111
  ;
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1112
  'declare' thmrefs comment?
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1113
  ;
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1114
\end{rail}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1115
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1116
\begin{descr}
10223
wenzelm
parents: 10160
diff changeset
  1117
\item [$\APPLY{m}$] applies proof method $m$ in initial position, but unlike
wenzelm
parents: 10160
diff changeset
  1118
  $\PROOFNAME$ it retains ``$proof(prove)$'' mode.  Thus consecutive method
wenzelm
parents: 10160
diff changeset
  1119
  applications may be given just as in tactic scripts.
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1120
  
8881
0467dd0d66ff 'apply' consumes facts;
wenzelm
parents: 8726
diff changeset
  1121
  Facts are passed to $m$ as indicated by the goal's forward-chain mode, and
10223
wenzelm
parents: 10160
diff changeset
  1122
  are \emph{consumed} afterwards.  Thus any further $\APPLYNAME$ command would
wenzelm
parents: 10160
diff changeset
  1123
  always work in a purely backward manner.
8946
40e06237934c "done" command;
wenzelm
parents: 8896
diff changeset
  1124
  
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1125
\item [$\isarkeyword{apply_end}~(m)$] applies proof method $m$ as if in
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1126
  terminal position.  Basically, this simulates a multi-step tactic script for
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1127
  $\QEDNAME$, but may be given anywhere within the proof body.
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1128
  
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1129
  No facts are passed to $m$.  Furthermore, the static context is that of the
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1130
  enclosing goal (as for actual $\QEDNAME$).  Thus the proof method may not
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1131
  refer to any assumptions introduced in the current body, for example.
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1132
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1133
\item [$\isarkeyword{done}$] completes a proof script, provided that the
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1134
  current goal state is already solved completely.  Note that actual
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1135
  structured proof commands (e.g.\ ``$\DOT$'' or $\SORRY$) may be used to
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1136
  conclude proof scripts as well.
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1137
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1138
\item [$\isarkeyword{defer}~n$ and $\isarkeyword{prefer}~n$] shuffle the list
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1139
  of pending goals: $defer$ puts off goal $n$ to the end of the list ($n = 1$
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1140
  by default), while $prefer$ brings goal $n$ to the top.
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1141
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1142
\item [$\isarkeyword{back}$] does back-tracking over the result sequence of
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1143
  the latest proof command.\footnote{Unlike the ML function \texttt{back}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1144
    \cite{isabelle-ref}, the Isar command does not search upwards for further
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1145
    branch points.} Basically, any proof command may return multiple results.
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1146
  
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1147
\item [$\isarkeyword{declare}~thms$] declares theorems to the current theory
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1148
  context.  No theorem binding is involved here, unlike
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1149
  $\isarkeyword{theorems}$ or $\isarkeyword{lemmas}$ (cf.\ 
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1150
  \S\ref{sec:axms-thms}).  So $\isarkeyword{declare}$ only has the effect of
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1151
  applying attributes as included in the theorem specification.
9006
3832cc6f4a43 tuned tactic emulation;
wenzelm
parents: 8991
diff changeset
  1152
\end{descr}
3832cc6f4a43 tuned tactic emulation;
wenzelm
parents: 8991
diff changeset
  1153
3832cc6f4a43 tuned tactic emulation;
wenzelm
parents: 8991
diff changeset
  1154
Any proper Isar proof method may be used with tactic script commands such as
10223
wenzelm
parents: 10160
diff changeset
  1155
$\APPLYNAME$.  A few additional emulations of actual tactics are provided as
wenzelm
parents: 10160
diff changeset
  1156
well; these would be never used in actual structured proofs, of course.
9006
3832cc6f4a43 tuned tactic emulation;
wenzelm
parents: 8991
diff changeset
  1157
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1158
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1159
\subsection{Meta-linguistic features}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1160
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1161
\indexisarcmd{oops}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1162
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1163
  \isarcmd{oops} & : & \isartrans{proof}{theory} \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1164
\end{matharray}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1165
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1166
The $\OOPS$ command discontinues the current proof attempt, while considering
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1167
the partial proof text as properly processed.  This is conceptually quite
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1168
different from ``faking'' actual proofs via $\SORRY$ (see
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1169
\S\ref{sec:proof-steps}): $\OOPS$ does not observe the proof structure at all,
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1170
but goes back right to the theory level.  Furthermore, $\OOPS$ does not
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1171
produce any result theorem --- there is no claim to be able to complete the
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1172
proof anyhow.
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1173
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1174
A typical application of $\OOPS$ is to explain Isar proofs \emph{within} the
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1175
system itself, in conjunction with the document preparation tools of Isabelle
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1176
described in \cite{isabelle-sys}.  Thus partial or even wrong proof attempts
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1177
can be discussed in a logically sound manner.  Note that the Isabelle {\LaTeX}
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1178
macros can be easily adapted to print something like ``$\dots$'' instead of an
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1179
``$\OOPS$'' keyword.
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1180
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
  1181
\medskip The $\OOPS$ command is undoable, unlike $\isarkeyword{kill}$ (see
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
  1182
\S\ref{sec:history}).  The effect is to get back to the theory \emph{before}
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
  1183
the opening of the proof.
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1184
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1185
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1186
\section{Other commands}
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1187
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1188
\subsection{Diagnostics}
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1189
10858
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1190
\indexisarcmd{pr}\indexisarcmd{thm}\indexisarcmd{term}
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1191
\indexisarcmd{prop}\indexisarcmd{typ}
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1192
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
8515
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1193
  \isarcmd{pr}^* & : & \isarkeep{\cdot} \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1194
  \isarcmd{thm}^* & : & \isarkeep{theory~|~proof} \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1195
  \isarcmd{term}^* & : & \isarkeep{theory~|~proof} \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1196
  \isarcmd{prop}^* & : & \isarkeep{theory~|~proof} \\
160739e1f443 pure methods / atts moved here;
wenzelm
parents: 8510
diff changeset
  1197
  \isarcmd{typ}^* & : & \isarkeep{theory~|~proof} \\
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1198
\end{matharray}
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1199
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1200
These diagnostic commands assist interactive development.  Note that $undo$
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1201
does not apply here, the theory or proof configuration is not changed.
7335
abba35b98892 draft release;
wenzelm
parents: 7321
diff changeset
  1202
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1203
\begin{rail}
9727
5e18de753e0f 'syntax': improved mode spec;
wenzelm
parents: 9695
diff changeset
  1204
  'pr' modes? nat? (',' nat)?
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1205
  ;
10584
38e626f7dfa9 diagnostic commands: comment;
wenzelm
parents: 10550
diff changeset
  1206
  'thm' modes? thmrefs comment?
8485
80ddf678e533 moved "cases" to generic.tex;
wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1207
  ;
10584
38e626f7dfa9 diagnostic commands: comment;
wenzelm
parents: 10550
diff changeset
  1208
  'term' modes? term comment?
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1209
  ;
10584
38e626f7dfa9 diagnostic commands: comment;
wenzelm
parents: 10550
diff changeset
  1210
  'prop' modes? prop comment?
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1211
  ;
10584
38e626f7dfa9 diagnostic commands: comment;
wenzelm
parents: 10550
diff changeset
  1212
  'typ' modes? type comment?
8485
80ddf678e533 moved "cases" to generic.tex;
wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1213
  ;
80ddf678e533 moved "cases" to generic.tex;
wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1214
80ddf678e533 moved "cases" to generic.tex;
wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1215
  modes: '(' (name + ) ')'
7134
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1216
  ;
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1217
\end{rail}
320b412e5800 more stuff;
wenzelm
parents: 7046
diff changeset
  1218
7167
wenzelm
parents: 7141
diff changeset
  1219
\begin{descr}
9727
5e18de753e0f 'syntax': improved mode spec;
wenzelm
parents: 9695
diff changeset
  1220
\item [$\isarkeyword{pr}~goals, prems$] prints the current proof state (if
5e18de753e0f 'syntax': improved mode spec;
wenzelm
parents: 9695
diff changeset
  1221
  present), including the proof context, current facts and goals.  The
5e18de753e0f 'syntax': improved mode spec;
wenzelm
parents: 9695
diff changeset
  1222
  optional limit arguments affect the number of goals and premises to be
5e18de753e0f 'syntax': improved mode spec;
wenzelm
parents: 9695
diff changeset
  1223
  displayed, which is initially 10 for both.  Omitting limit values leaves the
5e18de753e0f 'syntax': improved mode spec;
wenzelm
parents: 9695
diff changeset
  1224
  current setting unchanged.
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
  1225
\item [$\isarkeyword{thm}~\vec a$] retrieves theorems from the current theory
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
  1226
  or proof context.  Note that any attributes included in the theorem
7974
34245feb6e82 improved;
wenzelm
parents: 7895
diff changeset
  1227
  specifications are applied to a temporary context derived from the current
8547
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
  1228
  theory or proof; the result is discarded, i.e.\ attributes involved in $\vec
wenzelm
parents: 8533
diff changeset
  1229
  a$ do not have any permanent effect.
9727
5e18de753e0f 'syntax': improved mode spec;
wenzelm
parents: 9695
diff changeset
  1230
\item [$\isarkeyword{term}~t$ and $\isarkeyword{prop}~\phi$] read, type-check
5e18de753e0f 'syntax': improved mode spec;
wenzelm
parents: 9695
diff changeset
  1231
  and print terms or propositions according to the current theory or proof
7895
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
  1232
  context; the inferred type of $t$ is output as well.  Note that these
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
  1233
  commands are also useful in inspecting the current environment of term
7c492d8bc8e3 updated;
wenzelm
parents: 7608
diff changeset
  1234
  abbreviations.
7974
34245feb6e82 improved;
wenzelm
parents: 7895
diff changeset
  1235
\item [$\isarkeyword{typ}~\tau$] reads and prints types of the meta-logic
34245feb6e82 improved;
wenzelm
parents: 7895
diff changeset
  1236
  according to the current theory or proof context.
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1237
\end{descr}
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1238
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1239
All of the diagnostic commands above admit a list of $modes$ to be specified,
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1240
which is appended to the current print mode (see also \cite{isabelle-ref}).
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1241
Thus the output behavior may be modified according particular print mode
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1242
features.  For example, $\isarkeyword{pr}~(latex~xsymbols~symbols)$ would
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1243
print the current proof state with mathematical symbols and special characters
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1244
represented in {\LaTeX} source, according to the Isabelle style
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1245
\cite{isabelle-sys}.
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1246
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1247
Note that antiquotations (cf.\ \S\ref{sec:antiq}) provide a more systematic
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1248
way to include formal items into the printed text document.
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1249
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1250
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1251
\subsection{Inspecting the context}
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1252
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
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  1253
\indexisarcmd{print-facts}\indexisarcmd{print-binds}
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  1254
\indexisarcmd{print-commands}\indexisarcmd{print-syntax}
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  1255
\indexisarcmd{print-methods}\indexisarcmd{print-attributes}
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  1256
\indexisarcmd{thms-containing}\indexisarcmd{thm-deps}
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  1257
\indexisarcmd{print-theorems}
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
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  1258
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
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  1259
  \isarcmd{print_commands}^* & : & \isarkeep{\cdot} \\
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
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  1260
  \isarcmd{print_syntax}^* & : & \isarkeep{theory~|~proof} \\
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
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  1261
  \isarcmd{print_methods}^* & : & \isarkeep{theory~|~proof} \\
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
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  1262
  \isarcmd{print_attributes}^* & : & \isarkeep{theory~|~proof} \\
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wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1263
  \isarcmd{print_theorems}^* & : & \isarkeep{theory~|~proof} \\
wenzelm
parents: 10686
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  1264
  \isarcmd{thms_containing}^* & : & \isarkeep{theory~|~proof} \\
wenzelm
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  1265
  \isarcmd{thms_deps}^* & : & \isarkeep{theory~|~proof} \\
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1266
  \isarcmd{print_facts}^* & : & \isarkeep{proof} \\
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1267
  \isarcmd{print_binds}^* & : & \isarkeep{proof} \\
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1268
\end{matharray}
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  1269
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wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1270
\railalias{thmscontaining}{thms\_containing}
wenzelm
parents: 10686
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  1271
\railterm{thmscontaining}
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1272
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1273
\railalias{thmdeps}{thm\_deps}
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1274
\railterm{thmdeps}
wenzelm
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diff changeset
  1275
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1276
\begin{rail}
wenzelm
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diff changeset
  1277
  thmscontaining (name * )
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1278
  ;
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parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1279
  thmdeps thmrefs
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1280
  ;
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parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1281
\end{rail}
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diff changeset
  1282
wenzelm
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diff changeset
  1283
These commands print certain parts of the theory and proof context.  Note that
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1284
there are some further ones available, such as for the set of rules declared
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1285
for simplifications.
9605
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
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diff changeset
  1286
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1287
\begin{descr}
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1288
\item [$\isarkeyword{print_commands}$] prints Isabelle's outer theory syntax,
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1289
  including keywords and command.
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diff changeset
  1290
\item [$\isarkeyword{print_syntax}$] prints the inner syntax of types and
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1291
  terms, depending on the current context.  The output can be very verbose,
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
wenzelm
parents: 9471
diff changeset
  1292
  including grammar tables and syntax translation rules.  See \cite[\S7,
60d8c954390f added 'declare' command;
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diff changeset
  1293
  \S8]{isabelle-ref} for further information on Isabelle's inner syntax.
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wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1294
\item [$\isarkeyword{print_methods}$] prints all proof methods available in
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1295
  the current theory context.
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1296
\item [$\isarkeyword{print_attributes}$] prints all attributes available in
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1297
  the current theory context.
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1298
\item [$\isarkeyword{print_theorems}$] prints theorems available in the
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1299
  current theory context.  In interactive mode this actually refers to the
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1300
  theorems left by the last transaction; this allows to inspect the result of
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1301
  advanced definitional packages, such as $\isarkeyword{datatype}$.
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1302
\item [$\isarkeyword{thms_containing}~\vec c$] retrieves theorems from the
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1303
  theory context containing all of the constants $\vec c$.  Note that giving
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1304
  the empty list yields \emph{all} theorems of the current theory.
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1305
\item [$\isarkeyword{thm_deps}~\vec a$] visualizes dependencies of theorems
wenzelm
parents: 10686
diff changeset
  1306
  and lemmas, using Isabelle's graph browser tool (see also
wenzelm
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diff changeset
  1307
  \cite{isabelle-sys}).
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4c7659e98eb9 tuned ML types;
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parents: 8250
diff changeset
  1308
\item [$\isarkeyword{print_facts}$] prints any named facts of the current
4c7659e98eb9 tuned ML types;
wenzelm
parents: 8250
diff changeset
  1309
  context, including assumptions and local results.
4c7659e98eb9 tuned ML types;
wenzelm
parents: 8250
diff changeset
  1310
\item [$\isarkeyword{print_binds}$] prints all term abbreviations present in
4c7659e98eb9 tuned ML types;
wenzelm
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diff changeset
  1311
  the context.
8485
80ddf678e533 moved "cases" to generic.tex;
wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1312
\end{descr}
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parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1313
80ddf678e533 moved "cases" to generic.tex;
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parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1314
80ddf678e533 moved "cases" to generic.tex;
wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1315
\subsection{History commands}\label{sec:history}
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wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1316
80ddf678e533 moved "cases" to generic.tex;
wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1317
\indexisarcmd{undo}\indexisarcmd{redo}\indexisarcmd{kill}
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wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1318
\begin{matharray}{rcl}
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wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1319
  \isarcmd{undo}^{{*}{*}} & : & \isarkeep{\cdot} \\
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wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1320
  \isarcmd{redo}^{{*}{*}} & : & \isarkeep{\cdot} \\
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wenzelm
parents: 8448
diff changeset
  1321
  \isarcmd{kill}^{{*}{*}} & : & \isarkeep{\cdot} \\