|C# for java firstname.lastname@example.org (Francois Gagnon) (2003-04-15)|
|Re: C# for java email@example.com (Stefano Lanzavecchia) (2003-04-20)|
|Re: C# for java firstname.lastname@example.org (Oliver Zeigermann) (2003-04-20)|
|Re: C# for java bobduff@shell01.TheWorld.com (Robert A Duff) (2003-04-27)|
|Re: C# for java email@example.com (Sander Vesik) (2003-04-27)|
|Re: C# for java firstname.lastname@example.org (Randall R Schulz) (2003-05-06)|
|Re: C# for java email@example.com (Sander Vesik) (2003-05-15)|
|From:||"Stefano Lanzavecchia" <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||20 Apr 2003 16:57:41 -0400|
|Posted-Date:||20 Apr 2003 16:57:41 EDT|
> Has anyone heard of a C# compiler that would generate code for java
> (for the JVM)? C# is such a nicer language than Java, it seems like a
> natural path for this (leverage java's library and stay away from
> Microsoft's patents on the .NET platform...).
As far as I know there are at least a couple of features of the C# language,
for which the JVM doesn't have support: value types and argument passing "by
This doesn't mean that one cannot cleverly implement them on top of the JVM
(I am no expert here), but performance might suffer.
For a project heading in exactly the opposite direction, that is, turn java
bytecode into Microsoft IL bytecode on-the-fly, have a look at
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