[Mono-list] .NET <-> Java

Kunle Odutola kunle.odutola@virgin.net
Wed, 27 Mar 2002 17:11:17 -0000

> Well, the problem is most compilers for the JVM is just that, small toy
> languages. Unfortunately the JVM sucks in many ways for langauges that
> does not look like Java.

As does IL for non-C#-like languages ;-) but, IL and the CLR provide *much*
better support for other "foreign" languages than does bytecode and the JVM.
And acess to native OS resources is handled superbly in C#/CLR.