[Mono-dev] [Mono-list] Mono 1.1.18 last release before Mono 1.2.

Kornél Pál kornelpal at gmail.com
Tue Oct 17 05:41:36 EDT 2006

>I have no idea if the vbnc (new vb compiler which replaces the old 'mbas' 
>vb compiler) >will be included in mono 1.1.18

vbnc currently has two problems:
- not working on Mono (the bugs are most likely in Mono)
- only supports generating 2.0 binaries (no 1.1 support and gerenrics cannot 
be disabled)

Note that I tested vbnc on MS.NET with our VB runtime and I found that vbnc 
is able to work with it with one exception:

Microsoft.VisualBasic.CompilerServices.Conversions should be completely 
rewritten because it supports different set of conversions than the 
appropriate <type>Type classes. This class exists because it has unique 


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