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>> Distributed Systems ! This is definitly a killer feature of Ada.
>> Have a look at Ada Annex E.
>I was of the same opinion at first.  But with CORBA available,
>only one Ada vendor is willing to support Annex E.  That makes
>it non-portable.

Are you certain that CORBA is the cause ?

Perhaps support is just difficult.