> > Yes, they were originally in Ada 83, then they were completely redesigned
> > in C++.  My point is that the "third generation" in Ada 95 is FEWER lines
> > of code than the C++.
>
> Is there some documentation showing this?

It was stated in a Team-Ada post some months ago.  Last time I tried to get
into the archives, it required a SIG-Ada password.

> > _IF_ it is also more efficient in time and/or space, and more reliable, it
>
> I would like to see these figure too.

That is just speculation on my part (notice the "IF").  Since they're in
Ada, it's "reasonable" speculation, but still speculation.

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Wes Groleau
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