Fwd: Re: [Mono-list] some questions?
Wed, 1 Aug 2001 01:10:25 +0100
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> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On
> Behalf Of A Rafael D Teixeira
> Sent: 31 July 2001 17:31
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> Subject: Re: Fwd: Re: [Mono-list] some questions?
> >> Indeed :-) Having worked hard on getting a VB 6.0 parser pretty
> >>much in good working condition, I think we can re-use some of the
> >>efforts put into GNOME Basic although a chunk of it will have to be
> >>IMHO :-)
> >> It seems like we can join forces on this :-)
> >> Regards,
> >> Ravi
> IŽd be delighted to work with you.
Count me in on this as well. I would actually like to retarget the
VB6-compatible parser to generate IL too. What's it currently written in?
> I think weŽll have a lot of work on two fronts:
> 1 - adapt your parser mappings to the new sintax of VB.NET
> 2 - adapt the parser to generate the same trees of MiguelŽs mcs so that
> weŽll use the same backend to generate IL.
> BTW, surely Visual Basic and .NET are probably trademarks of
> Microsoft, so
> we have to consider another name...
> I suggest 'MonoBASIC' as the outsdanting name and the name of the program
> file to be 'mbas'.
MonoBASIC and MonoBASIC.6 ;-)