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From: Jeffrey Carter <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Fri, 11 May 2001 17:41:37 -0700
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"dominique.canevet" wrote:
> from Xavier LANDES, Dominique CANEVET
>      we will have to port an application written in ADA 83 language from
>      SUN Os to Solaris environment.
>      ? does it exist tools (on SUN Os or Solaris environment) for examining
>        ADA code source and giving informations like :
>           - instructions giving problems,
>           - level of complexity for resolving these problems,
>        ? Are they free, how to download them.
>      ? do you know some programers who still have the experience of porting
>        ADA application from SUN Os to Solaris environment. We would like to
>        have contact with these programers

For most well-designed Ada applications all you will have to do is
recompile. If you have platform/compiler dependencies in your code, you
will probably need to change those. Sun OS and Solaris are pretty
similar, so I would not expect much difficulty.

Jeff Carter
"Monsieur Arthur King, who has the brain of a duck, you know."
Monty Python & the Holy Grail