Subject: Floppy tape drives and GNAT
To: Burgess, David (TSgt) ~U <BurgessD@J64.STRATCOM.AF.MIL>
From: Dirk Steinberg <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/09/1994 16:02:14
>>>>> "David" == TSgt  <Burgess> writes:

    David> 2.  Has anyone cross compiled GNAT for NetBSD yet.  The OS2
    David> and Sun ports are both available, and once the basic
    David> bootstrap is done, I would like to take the Ada ball and
    David> run with it for NetBSD (and obviously FreeBSD).  If anyone
    David> can help me with this, PLEASE drop me a line.

There is a Linux port of GNAT available. Look on or That would give you the right target processor. Maybe
you could even take the *.o files (a.out) and just relink them on
NetBSD. You only need 'gnat1' and 'gnatbind'. All other gcc parts are
identical (gcc driver, ...).


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