Ada: yes or no?

Jamie Bennett jamie_bennett at
Fri May 17 07:00:04 PDT 2002

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Matthias Benkmann [mailto:matthias at]
>Sent: 17 May 2002 14:06
>To: lfs-dev at
>Subject: Re: Ada: yes or no?

>Why add a pointer to a hint that people don't ask for? By doing this we
>only confuse people. They will attach more importance to this issue than
>there is. If you don't want to add Ada for philosophy's sake, then don't
>add anything.

I agree. Adding a hint will also potentially add even more traffic to the
list as people who really dont need ada attempt to install it. Let people 
who _really_ need ada decide on their own without pointers in the book. 

Jamie Bennett
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