[log in to unmask] quoted and then wrote: >From: [log in to unmask] (W. Wesley Groleau x4923) >Sender: [log in to unmask] (Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)) >Reply-to: [log in to unmask] (W. Wesley Groleau x4923) >To: [log in to unmask] >> >Wouldn't it be a nice change if some other language group was using and/or >> >writing bindings to Ada components? >> >> Sort of. I see it as a double-edged sword - on the one hand it helps to show >> people how useful, efficient and re-usable Ada is (and efficient), but on the >> other hand it shows how easy it is to access Ada code from other languages. > >Or might it show people that interfacing to Ada from other languages is >not nearly as easy as interfacing to other languages from Ada? :-) As I see it, one would have to write in Ada, a series of entrypoints for C, a series of entrypoints for Fortran, etc., at least for machines that lack a common calling standard.