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Re: dbuild running automatically on potato source tre

> You need gnat to compile gnat? Where does the chicken come from?

In the deep dark past, the "chicken" was a commercial Ada compiler for
SPARC SunOS, if I remember correctly.  Then again, gcc got built the
same way on all but a few platforms (linux, *bsd, lynxos are the only
ones that come to mind, where gcc isn't the "second" compiler.)

These days, you just build gnat as a cross-compiler, to port laterally
to a new platform, and likewise to roll forward to a new release...
			_Mark_ <eichin@thok.org>
			The Herd of Kittens
			Debian Package Maintainer
			former Debian GNAT packager and Ada evangelist :-)

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