GW-Ada/Ed Announced: Free Ada Compilation System for Mac

Dear Mac-programmers,

Today I released version 4.4 of the

Gestalt Selectors List (GSL)

celebrating the seventh anniversary!

It lists all sorts of information about the Gestalt Manager, but mainly
about selectors and the meaning of the returned values.
The Gestalt Manager is part of the Apple Macintosh System Software to
enable programmers to determine the availability of certain software and

You can obtain the latest version in several ways:
- by sending email to the mail archive server at:
with the subject:
archive get recent/gestalt-selectors.etx
or to get the compressed version:
archive get recent/gestalt-selectors.sit.hqx

- World Wide Web
The GSL is available, behind the editor's home-page, at:
It is also available, together with other Macintosh FAQs, at:

- Subscribers of the maillist have received their copy already.
If you want to join this list you need to send a request to:
with in the subject line 'subscribe'. You will then also receive
several updates before the next version is released. This list is
only for distribution, not for discussion.

Contributions (new info, remarks, etc.) for the list can be send to:

Please, be aware that it may take a couple of days before the new version
is available at all these locations. It is available immediatly by using
the mail archive server or via the editor's WWW home-page.

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Date: Mon, 24 Jan 1994 18:43:04 -0500 (EST)

GW-Ada/Ed Program Development Environment for Apple Macintosh
January 1994

Prof. Michael B. Feldman
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
The George Washington University Washington, DC 20052
(202) 994-5253 (voice)
(202) 994-5296 (fax) (Internet)

We are happy to announce the first release of GW-Ada/Ed for the Apple
Macintosh family of computers. This software is now available by
anonymous ftp from, in the directory

Path: /www/exparrot/

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