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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
From: Richard Stuckey <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Thu, 10 Jun 1999 09:29:27 +0100
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nasser abbasi wrote:

> > "Will future versions just be Unix-based, or will you want it to run
> on Windows boxes?"
>
> ..the above one is not asked much nowadays since in this age of Java, it
> is supposed to eliminate the need to ask it.

Except that Microsoft seems determined to make its Java Virtual Machine
incompatible with Sun's...

And, there is at least one Ada compiler available which compiles to
J-Code, so making Ada as platform-independent as Java.

        Richard Stuckey


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