Mono 2.8 public preview released
Sep 17, 2010, 09:02 (1 Talkback[s])
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"Andrew Jorgensen has announced that the 2.8 preview of
Mono is available. This is the first early version of what will
become Mono 3.0, the next long term supported version of Mono
(2.4.x and later 2.6.7 were the last versions of Mono to be
supported in this fashion).
"New in this release is the improved generational compacting
garbage collector, SGen which vastly increases performance.
"Support for a high performance LLVM backend which trades off
startup time and memory consumption for raw performance which is
useful for computationally heavy applications such as financial and