[Mono-list] Internal calls (jumping in)

Derek Holden dsh2120@draper.com
Mon, 11 Feb 2002 13:05:17 -0500

I wrote System.Convert back in July and that is what is in there now. At 
the time I posted various findings, mostly to do with the relationship with 
the core data types, discrepancies between the ECMA specification and 
Microsoft's implementation, and other odds and ends. If you're interested 
in working with it, you should have a look at the comments in the start of 
the file.

At 2/11/2002 11:46 AM, you wrote:
>On 02/11/02 Kris Matthews wrote:
> > This seems like a good place for me to jump in.. I would like to work on
> > System.Convert. Who would I sumbit patches to? (And equally importantly,
> > grin, where's a good place for me to learn how to *make* patches? :grin:
>You might want to coordinate with duncan since he wanted to work on
>Convert as well. You may join us in the #mono IRC channel on
>You can send the patches to the list, if they are not too big.
>To create them, use the cvs server as explained on www.go-mono.com,
>change the sources, compile, test and then issue:
>         cvs diff -uN
>to get the patch.
> > Also, is there a document/tutorial on testing the code that I write?
>I think Nick posted something to this list a few days ago, check the
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