AdaCore GNAT Programming Studio 5.0

AdaCore launched version five of their GNAT Programming Studio (GPS) graphical Integrated Development Environment (IDE). GPS 5.0 features improved support for C and C++, more powerful source editing, simpler use, and integration of GNATstack (a static analysis tool that determines a program’s maximum stack requirements). GPS is distributed with full source code. GPS v5.0 is now available as part of the GNAT Pro Ada Development Environment and the SPARK Pro and CodePeer Pro toolsets. Pricing for GNAT Pro subscriptions starts at $15,000.

AdaCore GPS 5.0 Features

  • Improved support for C/C++
  • Enhanced multi-language support
  • More accurate and complete source navigation
  • Better outline view
  • Improved automatic indentation
  • More syntax highlighting
  • Annotations on the side of the editor window
  • Automatic compilation
  • Enhanced code completion
  • Partial Ada source navigation without compilation
  • Additional automatic code fixes
  • Easy target toolchain selection
  • Faster processing on large projects
  • Improved handling of desktop via perspectives
  • Ability to quickly create projects from existing templates
  • Support for GNATstack
  • Improved support for CodePeer
  • Detection of entity names in comments and production of links to their definitions
  • Handling of lists and intentional line returns in structured comments
  • Compatible with GNAT Pro versions 3.16a1 up to 6.4

More information: AdaCore