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AdaWorks <[log in to unmask]>
Tue, 16 May 2000 15:53:03 -0700
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I have heard from quite a few people about options available
for Lynx OS.  I have also forwarded this information to those
who complained there were no options.  Let's see how they
use this information.  Will they still try to reject Ada or will
they say, "Oh boy!  We can still use Ada!"  I hope it is the

Thanks to all of you who updated me on this issue.


Richard Riehle
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AdaWorks Software Engineering

On Tue, 16 May 2000, Eddie Glenn wrote:

> > -----Original Message-----
> >
> > If we are going to promote Ada, let's focus on those platforms best
> > suited to it.  In a meeting yesterday, I was advised that a group
> > working on Lynx OS has decided that Ada is no longer meeting their
> > needs because they have upgraded to Lynx 3.0 and they cannot find
> > an Ada compiler for it.  They have been using Ada on Lynx 2.5. If
> > we do not support the platforms we start out supporting, those who
> > choose Ada will continue to be frustrated when they decide to upgrade
> > to the next level of an operating system.
> >
> Rational Apex Embedded has supported LynxOS for several years now.  The current version of Rational
> Apex Embedded supports LynxOS 3.0.0 and 3.0.1.  We will support LynxOS 3.1.0 (the most recently
> announced version of LynxOS) in the near future.
> Eddie Glenn
> Rational Apex Embedded Product Manager
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> 503-748-6753