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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Fri, 29 Oct 1999 20:16:15 +0200
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From: Pascal Obry <[log in to unmask]>
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Mark Lundquist wrote:
       This value of the Ada design has sometimes been mistakenly spoken
       of as "portability".  From the implementor's point of view,
       there is an appearance of "portability" because it is easier to
       port the compiler to novel architectures.  It's really the
       compiler that is made more "portable", not application code.

Are you kidding or did I missed something ????


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