[Mono-list] kernel support

Sam Clegg sam@superduper.net
Fri, 20 Jun 2003 12:04:14 +0100

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On Tue, Jun 17, 2003 at 04:40:38PM -0700, George Farris wrote:
> This of course doesn't work since it registers both mono and wine
> binaries.
> What we really need is native support under Linux so that the "file"
> command returns something like so:
> MONO 32-bit LSB executable, Intel 80386, version 1 (SYSV) for Linux

If nono compiles to native code (Intel 80386), wouldn't it make sense
to simply use ELF files.  For IL assemblies 'file' probably shouldn't=20
mention mono, intel or linux.

> There will be times when one just wants the app to run under Linux
> because it is designed for it.

Isn't the whole point of .NET to eliminate platform dependacies.
As long as the correct asseblies are present applications should
run anywhere, right?

sam clegg
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