AW: yes or no?

Pascal Adami pascal.adami at
Thu May 16 13:57:02 PDT 2002

> I do know one thing
> though: Adding a paragraph saying "Now you have to decide whether you want
> to add Ada support to GCC or not. Mind that if you don't you
> will...blabla.." is NOT the right thing to do. Most LFS readers don't
> know/care enough about Ada to make this decision. Those who do, don't need
> the LFS book to tell them they need to make this decision. They'll either
> bug the mailing lists for more explanation or add Ada "just in case" which
> makes it kind of pointless to offer the decision in the first place. IMO
> we need to pick one of the following:

Well, I don't vote for Ada, but I vote for a paragraph which explains, which
are avaiable for gcc and how to build gcc with fortran, java, and so on...
(--with-languages is a pretty thing...) and why we build gcc with only c and
c++ compilers.

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