Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 4th May 2011 20:41 UTC, submitted by lemur2
SuSE, openSUSE The first major effect of Attachmate buying Novell (and thus, SUSE) has come into, uh, effect. Novell, of course, is the birth place of Mono, the open source implementation of Microsoft's .NET framework. Reports indicate Mono developers have been fired as part of the streamlining process, but according to Attachmate's CEO, they weren't fired because of Mono.
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RE[3]: Let Mono transform
by JeffS on Fri 6th May 2011 16:46 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Let Mono transform"
JeffS
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"Btw. Who is using a programming language without garbage collector these days?"

http://www2.research.att.com/~bs/applications.html

Huge list, and only partial at that.

And to be fair, C++ is mostly used for system level stuff, or commercial shrink wrapped stuff, or games, or anything speed dependent.

Your statement actually applies to either web, or internal corporate apps.

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