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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
From: David Botton <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Thu, 13 Jul 2000 08:39:51 -0700
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X-To: "Criley, Marc A" <[log in to unmask]>
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I contacted Microsoft about doing an Ada for Visual
Studio.Net (since you need GNATCOM to work with their
COM APIs), but to become an official language you need
to shell out large sums of money and body parts. Once
they release their product they will offer a subset of
the APIs for integration. So, it may still be

David Botton

--- "Criley, Marc A" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> A statement in that article quotes Anders Hjelberg,
> Microsoft Distinguished
> Engineer, as listing a variety of third party
> languages, "ranging from APL
> and Cobol to Pascal, Eiffel and SmallTalk, that
> various vendors are porting
> to support the Microsoft .Net Framework."
> Anything missing?

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