[Mono-announce-list] Mono 0.21 has been released.
Miguel de Icaza
27 Feb 2003 19:05:54 -0500
We have just released Mono 0.21, only a few days after 0.20 due
mainly to a bug in the compiler which made it abort on top-level enums
and delegates on Windows.
In the meantime, various other minor bugs were fixes on the class
libraries, the runtime and the compiler. Mono is available at the
We released packages for SuSE 8.0, Mandrake 8.2, and various Red
Hat releases. Alp has contributed Debian packages as well. Tomorrow we
should have Windows, Red Hat 8 and Red Carpet binaries.
Source code for Mono, MCS, and XSP is available as well from that
web page. The sources are:
MCS package (Class Libraries, C# and VB.NET compiler and managed
Mono package (Runtime engine, JIT compiler):
XSP package (XSP test web server for ASP.NET webforms):
The contributors since version 0.20 were: Alan Tam, Atsushi
Enomoto, Daniel Lopez, Dave Bettin, Dick Porter, Dietmar Maurer,
Duncan Mak, Gonzalo Paniagua, Kevin Breit, Lluis Sanchez, Martin
Baulig, Miguel de Icaza, Mike Kestner, Nick Drochak, Paolo Molaro, Per
Arneng, Peter Williams, Rafael Teixeira, Reggie Burnett, Tim Coleman,
Ville Palo and Zoltan Varga.
This release consists of 238 group commits.
* Highlights of the release:
Bug fixes from Aleksey (our first contributor from
Siberia!), Alan, Ville and Tim.
Tim also has continued his work on the OracleClient provider.
Ville in particular expanded the Expression handling in
Bug fixes to custom attribute from Gonzalo and Paolo (this
gets XmlRpc moving a bit more).
Many more fixes for IKVM support in Mono from Zoltan.
* Some performance improvements
* Compiler bug fixes
A number of bugs have been addressed in the compiler
Lluis has added Support for binders.
Per continues to improve his work.
* Web Services
Dave Bettin has resumed some work on the web services
New improvements from Reggie,
Bug fixes from Atsushi, and Alan. Alan has also made
XmlConvert better comply with the XML Schema definition.