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Re: Ada files now checked in


Kevin Handy <kth@srv.net> writes:

> Would it be possible to supply a 'java' (or some other engine) version
> of the ADA compiler that could be used to bootstrap it?

The correct spelling is 'Ada'. ;-)

> You would then only need to supply a pre-compiled ADA-to-bytecode
> compiler (in bytecode) to be able to bootstrap the ADA compiler.

There exists already a version of GNAT which outputs JVM code.
However, this is of little to no help here because you have to link in
the backend C code as well, and I would be surprised if you could do
that without substantial tweaking of the backend.


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