> A simple way to get going on this would be to use open source for the JVM
> and JGNAT, as suggested by Mike, so we do not need to reimplement what is
> already working, but just extend it to support Ada features that are not
> (well) supported by JVM.

If the original is in C, it should be a simple thing to write the extensions
in Ada from the beginning.  But can you extend it and still ____?

1. Not break any security features in validated JVMs

2. Not lose the ability to have it validated as a "compliant" JVM.

Wes Groleau