[Mono-list] C++ to CIL compilers?
Sun, 20 Jan 2002 13:38:23 -0800
The free-for-download MS .NET SDK also includes command-line compilers
compilers-to-IL available from non-MS sources as well, such as Perl,
Be sure to read the MS compilers EULAs before using, of course ;)
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> On Sun, 2002-01-20 at 21:02, Felix Breuer wrote:
> > Hello!
> > Are there any C++ to CIL compilers _except_ Visual C++?
> > The idea of making component programming and reuse language
> > independent is IMO the best thing about .NET/Mono. But I
> hardly found
> > any compiler apart from MS's development suites targeting
> the CIL. As
> > only a C# compiler is planed as part of the Mono Project and as the
> > GCC Project does apparently not plan to add a CIL backend,
> do I have
> > to invest a substantial sum of money (that I don't have) in
> a set MS
> > compilers to start using Mono (using a language other than C#)?
> You basically have 3 choices:
> 1) Use the free Mono with c#
> 2) Pay for visual c++
> 3) Write a c++ frontend for Mono
> There is already an effort to write a VB.net Mono frontend,
> so the compiler infrastructure for multiple parsers should be
> there already.
> - Dick
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