Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 1st Apr 2005 10:58 UTC
Novell and Ximian One of the highlights of Joe Barr's trip to Salt lake City last month for BrainShare 2005 was the opportunity to interview Miguel de Icaza, a mercurial star of the free software movement who has been responsible for hugely successful projects and also founded his own company with Nat Friedman that was later acquired by Novell.
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by Legend on Fri 1st Apr 2005 14:37 UTC

Everyone who can code in Java should have no problem to write C# apps, too, the two are very extremely similiar, except for the additional features of C#, but I didn't say perfect C# apps! ;)

And .NET complicated? Come on, at least on Windows, you go there and everything you need is already there, basically no fiddling with libraries, legacy APIs, or a funky-template based STL (or other class based on complicated templates) necessary. The same applies to Java.