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ada-vscode README

This is the README for your extension "ada-vscode". After writing up a brief description, we recommend including the following sections.


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Basic features

  • Ada syntax highlighting.
    • Highlight keywords
    • Highlight delimeters
    • Highlight string contents separate from the delimiters
    • Highlight character contents separate from the delimiters
    • Highlight based numbers sparate from the delimiters
    • Highlight attributes
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    • overriding (or not) indicators
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    • while loops
    • loop ... end
    • return
    • return ... do ... end
    • package specs / bodies
    • declare blocks
    • tasks
    • protected objects
  • Code folding.

Language server features

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Extension Settings

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  • myExtension.thing: set to blah to do something

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Initial release of ...


Fixed issue #.


Added features X, Y, and Z.

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Basic syntax highlighting for Ada and GPR







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