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"Kester, Rush W." <[log in to unmask]>
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Kester, Rush W.
Tue, 21 Sep 1999 13:26:38 -0400
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: David Botton [SMTP:[log in to unmask]]
> Sent: Friday, September 17, 1999 1:10 PM
> To:   [log in to unmask]
> Subject:      Re: Online example of a Visual Basic program running an Ada
> program
> Method 3:
> Create the Ada DLL, but then create a Type Library using the Module class.
> This will let you create a binary spec for the Ada DLL that can then be
> loaded in to VB or any other language supporting Type Library binding (BTW
> Ada now supports this by running BindCOM - --
> on the Type Library.  BindCOM is not just for creating COM/ActiveX
> bindings.)
Can you explain what you mean by "BindCOM is not just for creating
COM/ActiveX bindings."  Your webpage only states BindCOM "Creates a thin or
thick binding to COM objects" and as far as I can tell the zip file contains only an executable.  There
is no doc or readme file.

Rush Kester
Software Systems Engineer
AdaSoft at Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab.
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