[Mono-list] Making a ruby.net compiler
Fri, 9 May 2003 14:46:02 +1000
On 08-May-2003, Miguel de Icaza <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> But if you want bits to flag types, you might as well just use those
> bits and pointers and deal with those in the same way a traditional
> computer would.
Doing that would lose verifiability, garbage collection, and conformance
to the CLS. So you'd be discarding most of the advantages of the .NET CLR.
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