[Mono-devel-list] mono for PalmOS
Michael L Torrie
torriem at chem.byu.edu
Mon Aug 16 13:29:30 EDT 2004
On Mon, 2004-08-16 at 10:48, Ioannis Vranos wrote:
> I am not using Palm OS, however in Windows world there is .NET compact
> framework, which is essentially a subset of .NET framework. Perhaps it
> is the time for "Mono Embedded"?
Well, Windows CE is a real operating system that only runs on platforms
with an MMU. PalmOS is a real embedded OS that runs on hardware without
an MMU. Thus just because .NET is available on embedded windows does
not mean it will be easy to run on non-MMU systems.
> Best regards,
> Ioannis Vranos
> Michael L Torrie wrote:
> > On Sun, 2004-08-15 at 18:26, john bailo wrote:
> > > Then how come java apps run on it ?
> > >
> > > http://software.palmone.com/Platform_javaSoftware.jsp?siteId=1153&catalog=1&title=Java&page=&topOption=3
> > >
> > I'm sure given enough volunteers and effort, Mono could be ported to
> > just about any turing machine. We should note that only a subset of
> > java has been ported, which is the Java 2 Micro Edition. Not sure what
> > changes they had to make to support the non-mmu environments.
Michael L Torrie <torriem at chem.byu.edu>
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