[Mono-list] mono compatibility question
Fri, 18 Mar 2005 20:05:56 -0500
I don't think the windows forms classes in mono are stable enough yet in
Mono for the forms in a VB app like yours. Although not opensource, you
could try REALBasic. They have a utility to help migrate Visual Basic
[mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Csibra Gergo
Sent: Friday, March 18, 2005 5:06 PM
Subject: [Mono-list] mono compatibility question
I'm Gergo Csibra from hungary, I'm new to mono and even .NET. I programming
in visual basic, and using ms access 'database' :) Because the vb6 is quite
old, and the access is a little weak, I plan to change my programming to
some .net platform.
I'm open to use C# and vb.net with databases like postgresql or firebird,
but I have a question, what keep me back to change.
Can I make multi platform programs with mono? Or can I compile for Linux,
Windows maybe Solaris the same sourcecode? Yes, little programs like "Hello
world!" can, but I have some _BIG_ projects with many frames, eg. 1MB visual
basic source code (I'm ready to convert/rewrite to C#, but only when I can
make platform independent programs).
Thanks for your answers,
ps.: I'm apologize my weak english :)
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