Ada: yes or no?

Ian Molton spyro at
Fri May 17 12:51:06 PDT 2002

On Fri, 17 May 2002 21:18:01 +0200
Nicholas Dille <darkyeti at> wrote:

> well gcc (i.e. the gnu compiler collection) is part of the book. so it
> is a standard lfs package. 

Well, we could just install gcc-core and gcc-c++ - then ada is out of
the picture... AND the download would be smaller...
> i don't really understand the fuss about a note of, say, 4-6 lines
> explaining what is going on with ada. 

Because if there is a note at all, it shouldnt be specific to ada - just
a GENERAL note saying that self-bootstrapping packages should be
installed <chapter 6.
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