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Date: Tue, 16 May 2000 12:01:16 -0400
Reply-To: Victor Giddings <[log in to unmask]>
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At 07:05 AM 5/16/00 -0700, AdaWorks wrote:
>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.
>Richard Riehle
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Huh??? We are shipping our Ada ORB for Lynx 3.0.1 for both Apex and the
GNAT compilers. Works rather well for an unsupported OS!
Victor T. Giddings | Objective Interface
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