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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Programming Language Advocacy (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2004 05:01:33 +0300
Reply-To: "Alexander E. Kopilovich" <[log in to unmask]>
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From: "Alexander E. Kopilovich" <[log in to unmask]>
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> I come to think that Ada is *more* appropriate for small, non critical
> projects than for its traditional market.
>
> If you have big, highly critical projects, you'll have the money to
> spend time and run tools that prove that the project can't fail
> irrespectively of the programming language. If you don't have the money,
> then the added value of Ada's checks provides a much bigger added value.

In other words, for some small projects relying on Ada is a good way to keep
the project small.

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