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Re: Ada and x86_64
- From: Jan Hubicka <jh at suse dot cz>
- To: Richard Kenner <kenner at vlsi1 dot ultra dot nyu dot edu>
- Cc: jh at suse dot cz, gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org
- Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2002 14:43:25 +0200
- Subject: Re: Ada and x86_64
- References: <10208271124.AA01607@vlsi1.ultra.nyu.edu>
On Tue, Aug 27, 2002 at 07:24:39AM -0400, Richard Kenner wrote:
> OK, there is quite number of them and I am not really familiar with Ada.
> Is there, by any chance, GNAT porting documenation?
> (or some nice nice document to learn Ada in one hour?)
> The issue isn't "learning Ada" as much as it is knowing what parameters need
> to be changed for the run-time. I can't help you much there, since I don't
> know it either.
> What I'd suggest is looking at the files for Alpha and those for x86 and seeing
> if you can tell which are OS-dependent and which are wordsize-dependent and
> patch something together that's a mixture of both. It shouldn't be hard to
> get something that will *compile*, but getting something that will actually
> properly supporting tasking might indeed be harder.
Yes, that brings other question,
is there way to check basic gnatlib functionality easilly?