[Mono-list] Re: Mono-list digest, Vol 1 #2103 - 13 msgs

Jim Ray jim@atticsofmylife.net
Thu, 21 Oct 2004 16:35:27 -0600

On Thu, 2004-10-21 at 17:12 -0500, Joseph Hill wrote:
> Hi Jim,
> I ported a few of the applications (IBuySpy and the Asp.Net Forums) from
> www.asp.net over to Mono / PostgreSQL.  You can check them out and
> download the source over at www.gotmono.net
> If you are going to port any of the starter kits over, you many find these
> notes I made about the porting process for IBuySpy useful:
> http://www.arcfocus.com/arcfocus/DesktopDefault.aspx?tabindex=3&tabid=5

Thanks for the tips on the other locations and these notes.  I'm sure
they will help immensely

> I would think that the process would be very analogous for porting "The
> Community Starter Kit".  I haven't looked too deeply at porting the
> others; however, I would point out that the Time Tracker app varies from
> the others in at least as much as it only supports Windows authentication
> by default.  The Issue Tracker looks like a very interesting (and probably
> useful) candidate.

The main reason I was interested in the Time Tracker is it was something
I was going to do anyway.  But I need to do both at some point.

> If you need any help in the process, let me know, I'd be happy to lend a
> hand (particularly on the PostgreSQL porting side of things).

I'm more of a PostgreSQL guy myself, so I'll probably want to do
that first instead of MySQL.

> Also, I know we'd love to add some more of these kinds of projects to the
> list over at GotMono.

I'll probably setup an account on Novell Forge here soon for it.  I 
just can't stand not having version control.  

Thanks.  I was looking through some of these apps, I may use BlogX.