[Mono-list] Native Mono UI widgets

Adrien Dessemond adrien.dessemond at softhome.net
Tue Jul 10 20:06:46 EDT 2007

On Tue, 2007-10-07 at 19:25 -0400, Ernesto Bascon wrote:

> I think the architecture of your Windows Forms implementation is
> amazing, but, what about a Mono UI toolkit not depending on the
> strengths and weaknesses of SWF?

When you see the amazing performance of SWING, you understand clearly
the interest of having thin and lightweight layers, especially with UI
toolkits. In 2007, why spend years-person to redevelop something that
exists already, even in a slight different form ? Reuse the existing
code and the existing skills by the same occasion ! 

Integration is a much better choice than restating everything from

Kind regards,


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