ISO/IEC 8652:2023
ISO/IEC 8652:2023



This document specifies the form and meaning of programs written in Ada. Its purpose is to promote the portability of Ada programs to a variety of computing systems.

This document specifies:

   The form of a program written in Ada;

   The effect of translating and executing such a program;

   The manner in which program units can be combined to form Ada programs;

   The language-defined library units that a conforming implementation is required to supply;

   The permissible variations in conformance to the rules of this document, and the manner in which they are to be documented;

   Those violations of the requirements of this document that a conforming implementation is required to detect, and the effect of attempting to translate or execute a program containing such violations;

   Those violations of the requirements of this document that a conforming implementation is not required to detect.

This document does not specify:

   The means whereby a program written in Ada is transformed into object code executable by a processor;

   The means whereby translation or execution of programs is invoked and the executing units are controlled;

   The size or speed of the object code, or the relative execution speed of different language constructs;

   The form or contents of any listings produced by implementations; in particular, the form or contents of error or warning messages;

   The effect of unspecified execution;

   The size of a program or program unit that will exceed the capacity of a particular conforming implementation.

General information 

  •  : Published
     : 2023-05
  •  : 4
     : 1048
  •  : ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 22 Programming languages, their environments and system software interfaces
  •  :
    35.060 Languages used in information technology

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