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Re: gnat-4.7.0?

Svante Signell <svante.signell@telia.com> writes:
> a short question. Now that gcc-4.7.0 is out, will there be a gnat-4.7
> too, or will gnat-4.6.3 be kept for some time? Since I'm working on
> gnat support for GNHU/Hurd, it would be interesting to know where to
> focus my efforts.

gnat-4.6 is the default compiler for Debian 7 "Wheezy" and all Ada
packages must be compiled with gnat-4.6.  This implies that gnat-4.6
will be supported for as long as Wheezy is, i.e. until one year after
the release of Wheezy's successor.

I will start work on gnat-4.7 in a few months.  In fact, it is possible
that I skip gnat-4.7 completely and work on gnat-4.8 for the next stable
release; I have not reached a decision yet.

Ludovic Brenta.

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