Ada '83 Rationale, Sec 1.3: Acknowledgements
"Rationale for the Design of the
Ada® Programming Language"
[Ada '83 Rationale, HTML Version]
CHAPTER 1: Introduction and Preface
We would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge the
contributions of several others to the Ada Rationale: Jean-Raymond
Abrial, Bernd Krieg-Brueckner, Jean-Claude Heliard, Henry Ledgard, Ian
Pyle, Olivier Roubine, Steve Schuman, Stan Vestal, and Brian Wichmann
contributed to the 1978 and 1979 initial versions. Brian Wichmann also
contributed to the 1984 draft.
Other significant contributions were derived from the Language Study
Notes by Jean-Loup Gailly and Paul Hilfinger and by comments from the
We are also indebted to the comments on the 1984 draft from the Ada
Europe Review Group organized by Kit Lester, the comments by Henry
Dancy and Vincent Amiot, and the dedicated technical support of Marion
The Ada Rationale was developed by Alsys and Honeywell under a
contract from the United States Government (Ada Joint Program Office).
Jean D. Ichbiah|
John G.P. Barnes
Robert J. Firth
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