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Patrick Rogers <[log in to unmask]>
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Patrick Rogers <[log in to unmask]>
Sat, 25 Nov 2000 18:07:51 -0600
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> At 03:05 PM 11/25/00 -0600, F. Britt Snodgrass wrote:
> . . .
> >However there is a "Resources" sidebar that lists
> > as the primary reference URL for Ada along with
> >several Ada vendor URLs.  It does not include URLs for either AdaPower
> >or AdaIC sites. As most of you know, AdaHome hasn't been updated in
> >almost two years (last update was Jan 3, 1999) and many of the links are
> >now broken.  While AdaHome still has some good materials, AdaIC and
> >AdaPower are much better sites to tell new Ada users about. Does anyone
> >know what happened to Magnus Kempe and why he has let AdaHome become so
> >stale?  If he isn't interested in maintaining the site could he be
> >convinced to have the AdaHome main page automatically redirect visitors
> >to either AdaIC, AdaPower, or the ACM SIGAda site?
> Yes, this is a real problem.  We did discuss this at a SIGAda E.C. meeting
> quite some time ago, but Magnus seems to have "disappeared" - he must be
> too busy making his fortune.  :)

Well, whatever he has gone, let me suggest not sending a check to be
included in the list of Ada consultants.  The check will clear the bank but
nothing else happens and no mail gets answered.
Patrick Rogers                       Consulting and Training in:        Real-Time/OO Languages
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