Linked by Andrew Youll on Sun 10th Jul 2005 18:22 UTC, submitted by anonymous
Apple In the latest update to the technical documentation available from ADC, Apple has published this note: "Features added to Cocoa in Mac OS X versions later than 10.4 will not be added to the Cocoa-Java programming interface. Therefore, you should develop Cocoa applications using Objective-C to take advantage of existing and upcoming Cocoa features".
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RE: Objective C
by on Sun 10th Jul 2005 19:40 UTC in reply to "Objective C"

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> Do you guys think Apple will provide a real alternative to ObjC after the x86 move?

Two Apple engeneers are known to be working on Cocoa-Sharp (http://www.mono-project.com/CocoaSharp), in their spare time, however.

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RE[2]: Objective C
by on Sun 10th Jul 2005 19:50 in reply to "RE: Objective C"
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That would be very, very cool. Anything that will encourage devs to jump ship from Windows, plus code-portability is super important, despite what the Apples and Microsofts say.

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RE[2]: Objective C
by radkowskij on Sun 10th Jul 2005 20:10 in reply to "RE: Objective C"
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2005-07-06

Something is wrong with this picture. Apple engineers having "free time"? ;)

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