Following are examples of the typographical and graphic conventions used in this guide:
Functions, utility program names,
standard names, and
Variables, environment variables, and metasyntactic variables.
and then shown this way.
Commands that are entered by the user are preceded in this manual by the
$ ” (dollar sign followed by space). If your system
uses this sequence as a prompt, then the commands will appear exactly as
you see them in the manual. If your system uses some other prompt, then
the command will appear with the
$ replaced by whatever prompt
character you are using.
Full file names are shown with the “
as the directory separator; e.g., parent-dir/subdir/myfile.adb.
If you are using GNAT on a Windows platform, please note that
\” character should be used instead.