[Gtk-sharp-list] Re: 2.8 Platform Bindings - invitation

Murray Cumming murrayc@murrayc.com
Wed, 24 Mar 2004 19:50:29 +0100

On Wed, 2004-03-24 at 19:39, Mike Kestner wrote:
> On Tue, 2004-03-23 at 13:20, Murray Cumming wrote:
> > > Unfortunately, this doesn't look possible.    We are locked into the
> > > Gnome-2.2 platform through June,
> > 
> > Why?
> Because I need to stick to a version that is widely supported by binary
> packages for the bound libraries.

Sorry, for a moment, I thought that GNOME 2.2 had GTK+ 2.0, which would
have been ancient. But it actually has GTK+ 2.2, so that makes more

>   I don't have the luxury of a stable
> release yet for people to develop against while I target the bleeding
> edge. People are already using Gtk# for real commercial development,
> even though we haven't frozen the API yet.
> After June, things get a lot more flexible.

OK, thanks, I've been in the same situation at first. By the way, why
haven't I seen this discussed on your mailing list before it was
announced? Did I miss something?

Murray Cumming