Re: Ada compiler in BASIC?

"Sammy Mitchell" <>
16 Apr 2000 18:28:02 -0400

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From: "Sammy Mitchell" <>
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Date: 16 Apr 2000 18:28:02 -0400
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>Does anyone know when Byte magazine
>published an article about an Ada compiler
>written in BASIC? The article even included
>the source code! I think it appeared sometime
>in the 1980s.

I don't remember one in Byte - I threw away my Byte back issues, so I can't
verify it for sure.

However, in 1983, Doctor Dobb's Journal published a four part series titled
"Augusta, An ADA Subset for Micros", by Edward Mitchell.

The compiler was written in BASIC, and compiled to pcode.

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