[Mono-devel-list] Paint.net

Jordi Mas jordi at ximian.com
Fri Apr 22 06:17:56 EDT 2005

El dv 22 de 04 del 2005 a les 11:14 +0200, en/na knocte va escriure:
> 2005/4/22, Joeri Belis <joeri.belis at nollekens.be>:
> >  
> > Has anybody already tried to get paint.net running on mono? 
> >   
> > http://www.eecs.wsu.edu/paint.net/ 
> >   
> > seems like a real world app.  
> >   
> > a very good test, i think 
> I think this app is not portable to Mono because it uses GDI (a
> library from MS to draw widgets on the screen in a Windows OS).

Well, the app uses System.Drawing that is basically an encapsulation of
Windows GDI+. We do support this namespace.

It's a nice app and we definitely should look into make it run on Mono.
There are currently some Windows specific dependencies that they are
isolating to make more easy to port to it to Mono.


Jordi Mas i Hernàndez - Mono development team - http://www.mono-project.com
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