The Register: Gnome to be Based on .NET – de Icaza

[ Thanks to Ned
for this link. ]

“How much do you love Microsoft’s .NET? Enough to trust your
Gnome applications to its APIs in the future?

“That’s what Gnome leader Miguel de Icaza, believes should
happen. Miguel calls .NET the “natural upgrade” for the Gnome
platform, and enthused about the technology in an interview with us
at LinuxWorld this week. Basing Gnome on the .NET APIs will cut
development time significantly.

“He also had praise for the new Microsoft security model,
dismissed the notion that Redmond was employing embrace and extend
to its web services protocols, and put the message that the
community should get over its beef with The Beast…”


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