Dirk Craeynest wrote:
> "Examples of languages generally recognised to be more suitable than C
> [for safety related software] are Ada and Modula-2.  If such languages
> could be available for a proposed system then their use should be
> seriously considered in preference to C."

Since Ada is available for every system that could use C (see the 
SofCheck Ada to C compiler), this is a stronger recommendation that it 

Jeff Carter
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