Software documentation : and you ?
To get a quick example, I used to noticed many times, although it is supposed to targets a wide audience and should be understandable by principle, open source softwares are just open-source and not open- documentation. If there is an area (beside some others) where documentation should come as a first requireme... 28 Jan 2010 00:59
Array not updated in procedure in protected type
Hi! I created a protected object with a private array of records. When I want to update the elements of this array, I use a procedure in this protected object. The important part is: My_Bird := Birds(Bird_I); if not My_Bird.Alive then return; end if; My_Bird.Alive := False; Birds(Bird_I) := My_Bird; Wh... 23 Jan 2010 12:02
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I fell in love with the net and all the compuiter teahcnology in the very early years and have loved it ever since, I have an IT Degree and Communications degree and will be working on my doctorate for the next five years, in bwetween I design websites, databases, Multimedia Produxction or anything that wil make me a p... 21 Jan 2010 21:25
No "pragma Deprecated (NAME)"?
Hi folks, I was re-organizing some code and wanted to change some procedure/ function names, e.g., function To_String (T : My_Type) return String; becomes function Name (T : My_Type) return String; Without consulting the docs, I tried function Name (T : My_Type) return String; function ... 21 Jan 2010 04:32
Embedded systems programmers worldwide earn failing grades in C
http://www.edadesignline.com/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=222300710 I leave the witty remarks to the more regular posters here :). ... 25 Jan 2010 19:37
GNAT GPL 2009: Shared library project cannot import static library project?
Hello everybody! Can some body help me? I have tryed to compile a shared library project using: "GPS 4.3.1 (20090114) hosted on pentium-mingw32msv & GNAT GPL 2009 (20090519)". My shared library project imports a static library project and compiler (gnatmake) raise an error: "Shared library project cannot impo... 23 Jan 2010 17:40
Writing an Operating System in Ada - now off topic?
Maciej Sobczak wrote: On 12 Sty, 20:56, "Dmitry A. Kazakov" <mail...(a)dmitry-kazakov.de> wrote: There should be no file system at all. If you have objects, I mean if you do have them consistently all the way, then you do not need files. Make objects persistent in the corresponding device, tha... 19 Jan 2010 13:30
OpenGL and QtAda 3.1
Hello, I'm interested in using OpenGL with QtAda on Windows and GNAT 2009. So far I have managed to subclass a Q_GL_Widget, but OpenGL support seems to be lacking, thus I cannot call any glXXX functions like glClearColor. In the past I have managed to use OpenGL with Ada using the Win32 bindings in Win32Ada, ... 14 Jan 2010 04:40
OpenGL and QtAda 3.1
Hello, I'm interested in using OpenGL with QtAda on Windows and GNAT 2009. So far I have managed to subclass a Q_GL_Widget, but OpenGL support seems to be lacking, thus I cannot call any glXXX functions like glClearColor. In the past I have managed to use OpenGL with Ada using the Win32 bindings in Win32Ada, ... 13 Jan 2010 16:34
ASISEyes : show you the ASIS interpretation of an Ada source
Hi all of you, Here is ASISEyes, which as its name suggest, is a little application which integrates well in GPS (possibly others IDE also) and whose purpose is to make you see, side by side, the ASIS view (interpretation) of an Ada source, beside the Ada source. This is an aid in two main areas : 1) Learni... 13 Jan 2010 00:02