[Mono-list] Presentation at O'Reilly.
Miguel de Icaza
25 Jul 2002 01:19:08 -0400
The presentation at O'Reilly was quite successful, and the demos
worked perfectly! (except for one typo I had on tabcontrol2.aspx which
I could not figure out until later, and the fact that my X server got a
keyboard grab, and I had to reboot).
As usual, I showed the cool features in the JIT like inlining and
constant folding, which always are nice. As well as the cost handling
on the JIT engine. Embedding mono in a simple C program was a cool
I showed SqlSharpCli first to show ADO.NET and postgress, then
Gtk#, and the GUI version of the same client; Then Phonic playing with
Vorbis#, very very well followed by various ASP.NET pages.
And finally: the best of all, Mono embedded in Gnumeric, running a
web server and then an ASP.NET web page that allows people to modify
gnumeric values from ASP. Very cool! (Gonzalo posted my patches to the
I will post more details, but there was a lot of excitement and
questions after the session. Various people *really* interested in
running ASP on non-Windows platforms.
Will post more details tomorrow, am really tired today.
Thanks to everyone for helping make this happen.
I uploaded the slides in openOffice format here:
Every red dot in the presentation, means `Go and show it to people'
Once again, thanks to everyone!
Miguel de Icaza <email@example.com>