[Mono-list] Mono and ADO.Net

Gregory Junker gregory.junker@shockwaveaudio.com
Wed, 02 Jun 2004 11:39:45 -0400

Best I can tell, Windows Forms are done up in GTK# under Mono. ADO.Net
is widely supported, and most major database systems have providers
written (ByteFX for MySQL, etc). Works just fine, and the legal issue,
AFAIK, is, according to Miguel, far overblown. There are several recent
threads on that topic that a quick archive search should produce.


On Tue, 2004-06-01 at 21:08 -0400, Parviz wrote:
> We are looking at developing in Windows and taking it toUnix with
> Mono.  We have heard rumors that ADO.Net and windows forms are
> patented by MS and will not be avialable in Mono.  
> First, is this true and second is there a different solution?
> Thanks 
> Parviz