[mono-vb] Any vb.net tutorials for vb.net in the linux mono?

Stifu stifu at free.fr
Tue May 18 09:30:32 EDT 2010

Personally, I don't think it's just a matter of waiting, but also of
Will a WinForms Designer ever be made for Mono? Not sure at all. If it ever
gets done, it will have been done by a contributor, not by the Mono team, as
they stated they don't have any plans to do it.

MagicZelda wrote:
> Firstly Thanks to all for the posts I understand a lot more now. However
> its still very complex for my overworked mind at the moment. I look
> forward to the WinForms Designer, think this may be the answer for us as
> long as we can use it with VB code not just C#. 
> As time goes on im sure that the MONO project will fit my needs, so its
> just a matter of waiting. 
> In the meantime, as I want to move all our systems over to Linux for our
> nice new offices (which will be ready for moving into in a couple of
> months) I have come up with a solution to allow this.
> I am going to convert our CRM system to ASP.NET it started life as a web
> based app anyway so a lot of core code is there. This will mean I can host
> it on a XP box but have everything else Linux ie Desktops etc. 
> I intend to write a quick and dirty app to take my Form designs and create
> basic web page controls, it wont be a full convertion app but if anyone
> wants a copy let me know and I can post the code somewhere.
> As a personal note I know that perhaps VB is not seen as a great Language
> but there are a lot of apps out there using it. If Mono can one day crack
> this and make  a nice GUI for VB developers then I think the move to Linux
> might pick up pace.
> Z

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