[Mono-list] Thoughts on Mono on Windows

Chris Howie cdhowie at gmail.com
Fri Nov 7 05:06:43 EST 2008

On Fri, Nov 7, 2008 at 3:57 AM, Stifu <stifu at free.fr> wrote:
> Charlie Poole wrote:
>> Right: Create a Windows shell extension that examines the
>> exe file first to see if it's managed and only then
>> display the menu item. You'll need to know COM and
>> Windows Shell Extensions to do that.
> If that was easy, wouldn't Linux distros do it too, and pick Wine or Mono
> depending on the exe type? Maybe that's already possible, but I've never
> seen that done...

It's already possible, and has been the default on many distros for
quite a while.

Chris Howie

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