AW: AW: [Mono-vb] Mbas doesn't compile

Bryan Andrews
Fri, 6 Feb 2004 12:03:41 -0500

The 2.0 beta for DNN (are you referring to DotNetNuke?)  is going to =
drop by the 14th supposedly (with the new "provider" dal). If you do, =
you should make sure you work with that code (which you can get from =
GotDotNet Workspaces)=20

-----Original Message-----
From: Anony Mous []
Sent: Friday, February 06, 2004 10:53 AM
Subject: Re: AW: AW: [Mono-vb] Mbas doesn't compile

A Rafael D Teixeira wrote:
>> From: Anony Mous <>
<snip ICU stuff>
>> Is there any chance that parts of the compiler/supporting libraries
>> could be done in VB.NET? My fingers are itching to write code :)
> No chance, having parts in VB.NET would only turn it into an island, =
> make team comunication harder.

Good point!

> Mixing .NET languages in the same project is asking for trouble, and I
> always advise my clients and students against it.
> But you can write lots of test-code for the compiler. We need lots of =
> code for it, and vb applications. For example, would you like to give =
> try on porting DNN? The BLL/DAL for now as the ASP.NET pages would
> stumble in other places (CodeDom).

As a matter of fact, I think I'll be quite happy to do that. Just let me
know what the acronyms mean (LOL!), point me to the source code and I
will begin porting.


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