[Mono-list] AS/400 Plataform

Paolo Molaro lupus@ximian.com
Fri, 1 Feb 2002 20:12:06 +0100

On 02/01/02 Miguel de Icaza wrote:
> > I would like to knwon if anyone is working on porting mono (c# compiler
> > and run-time) to the AS/400 platform.
> The C# compiler we will get for free if someone ports the runtime.
> Porting the runtime should take a seasoned programmer a week to write
> (Radek did the PowerPC in about five days on his spare time, while not
> working on Evolution).

Note that the time estimates are for getting the interpreter to work,
but some of the stuff is useful for the jit work later on as well.
There is a document that describes the process in

Currently, besides x86, there is support for powerpc (no delegates,
though). Also, arm and sparc code generation are in the works.


lupus@debian.org                                     debian/rules
lupus@ximian.com                             Monkeys do it better