[Mono-list] Use of mailing list for announcements

Paolo Molaro lupus@ximian.com
Mon, 19 Apr 2004 18:05:12 +0200

On 04/19/04 Stuart Ballard wrote:
> Is it considered acceptable to post announcements of projects that are 
> developed for mono on this list?

I think it's fine to post announcements of major releases of software
that runs on mono (especially if it's free software). Proprietary
software is tolerated (maybe just for the first relase:-), just don't post ads: 
the technical info is fine.
To make it more interesting to the audience it would also be useful to get
more mono-specific info like:
*) was the product developed to run on mono or is it a port of an app
that also runs on he MS CLR?
*) how was the porting and/or developing experience (did you find many
bugs/unimplemented features/stumbling blocks)?
*) how is the end result (stability, speed)?
*) what do you expect from the next mono releases as it relates to the



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