[Mono-list] Re: Mono-list digest, Vol 1 #261 - 13 msgs

Morten Sylvest Olsen mortenolsen@mail.com
Wed, 27 Mar 2002 12:52:58 +0100 (CET)

> Forget Java! Let me try this again. You do your programming in C#. But
> runs it on a Java VM! You don't need to know Java to do this. This of
> cause means that the NET classes is either written/converted to Java, or
> compiled direct to java byte code, and run on the VM.

Well, yes unfortunately the CLR suports a superset of the JVM. Translation
C# to the JVM would suck almost as badly as translating C to the JVM.
Which has been done using ugly hacks to support the semantics the JVM
doesn't. It's not pretty, or efficient. Just Say No ;-)

- Morten

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		-- George Saunders' dying words
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