PAC1 Resources

Course web page
Course mailing list

Ada Resources

Tools


GNAT: The GNU NYU Ada 9X Translator
A free Ada 95 compiler.

Textpad
A free Windows editor that supports Ada syntax coloring.

Emacs
A free multi-platform development environment.

ada-mode
Ada support for Emacs.




Information


GNAT on sparky
Describes setting up and using the GNAT compiler on the departmental server.

The Ada 95 Reference Manual
One for the bookmarks.

The Ada 95 RM in Windows Help Format
A searchable reference for development in Windows.

AdaPower
A good source of Ada information.

Ada Home
Another good source of Ada information.

comp.lang.ada
The newsgroup of the Ada community.

Ada 95 Quality and Style Guide
Guidelines for writing good Ada code.



Miscellaneous Resources

O'Reilly's UNIX Power Tools
A comprehensive introduction to UNIX.

Heiner's SHELLdorado
A good source for UNIX shell use and scripting.

Secure Remote Access at NYU
Information and tools for accessing the CIMS UNIX system remotely.

PuTTY
A free Windows SSH client.

PSFTP
A free Windows SFTP client. Use it to transfer files to your sparky account.

Cygwin
A UNIX-like environment for Windows.