[Mono-list] CNet Article "C# Standardization Moves Ahead" (ISO C# and CLI)

Guenther Roith groith@tcrz.net
Sun, 13 Oct 2002 09:21:44 +0200

> "Microsoft has attracted some unusual allies to C# and the CLI, including
> advocates of open-source software who often are opposed to Microsoft's
> proprietary approach to software. Among the allies is desktop Linux
> specialist Ximian, which with help from Hewlett-Packard and Intel is
> to clone much of the C# environment in a project called Mono."
> I didn't realize that HP (or is it HPQ now?) and Intel were helping Ximian
> with Mono.  Is this true?

That was the reason for BSD-license change in January.

But I don't know if it helped ;-)