This is pretty good news, as Ada is a perfect match for Lego Mindstorms NXT. Here’s a list of some of what is included in GNAT GPL for Lego Mindstorms:
- GNAT GPL edition targeting the LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Platform
- Bindings to nxtOSEK, an open, real-time operating system providing facilities for real-time and concurrent systems
- Bindings to access MINDSTORMS hardware (processor, sensors and motors), including Bluetooth
- Getting Started material, examples of applications which can be used as teaching material
- Availability for the LEGO MINDSTORMS robotic building system (coming soon)
Be sure to check out the video, where Piotr Piwko tells us a little bit about the whole thing.