[Mono-list] Which distribution is used when...

Jonathan Pryor jonpryor at vt.edu
Mon Oct 15 08:47:56 EDT 2007

On Sun, 2007-10-14 at 07:56 -0700, murthy.sudarshan wrote:
> \At this point, my original question about which *distribution* of the
> runtime is used--Mono or Microsoft-- still remains.
> 1. Using the Mono CLR. That is, run "mono <app.exe>" where <app.exe> is the
> .NET application.
> - I assume the libraries in the Mono distribution are used.

Yes, Mono's runtime will be used.

> 2. Using the Microsoft CLR. That is, run "<app.exe>".
> - I assume the libraries in the MS distribution are used.

Yes, Microsoft's runtime will be used (at least until someone writes the
code necessary for Mono to be used in this fashion, at which point this
question becomes much more complicated...)

 - Jon

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