DesktopLinux: Mono 1.2 Beta Aims to Enable Cross-Platform Desktop Linux Apps

“Novell opened the LinuxWorld Conference Monday with the
introduction of the beta program for Mono 1.2, the open-source
implementation of the Microsoft .NET framework designed to help
corporate IT and ISV developers migrate existing .NET applications
to Linux and build new Linux and cross-platform applications.

“Novell also announced it is developing a new Linux build
service framework and disclosed details about the availability of
SUSE Linux 10.1, the newest version of its community Linux