>development that is using x86 embedded CPU with DOS to make a hand-held >Automotive Test instrument . They are using C & C++. >Since Ada is not available that was not even a factor. I've personally used an Ada (83) compiler hosted/targetted to DOS, both 16 bit and 32 bit flavors. So availability isn't in question. BTW, in another forum, someone is asking for a C++ compiler targetting DOS. Does anyone still sell+support such a thing?