Tom Moran wrote:

> ... Ada is technically
> superior to C for reliable software, which few want, and perhaps
> for embedded software, for which there are few Ada 95 compilers.

One small correction:

Most sizable embedded systems use either 68K, PowerPC, or
Intel architecture.  There are plenty of Ada 95 compilers for
these chips.

-Tucker Taft  [log in to unmask]