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Re: History of GCC


On Wed, Oct 26, 2016 at 10:28 AM, Richard Kenner
<kenner@vlsi1.ultra.nyu.edu> wrote:
>> The Ada frontend was developed at AdaCore.
>
> The Ada frontend was developed at NYU, as an Air Force-funded project
> to show that Ada95 (then called Ada9X) was implementable.  AdaCore was
> later formed once that was complete to provide commercial support for
> the Ada compiler.  The members of that NYU project were the initial
> team at AdaCore.

Thanks for the correction.  I forgot about that.

Ian


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