Do Language Specific Libraries Belong in .NET?

by Jonathan Allen Follow 553 Followers on  Jun 03, 2008 4

There is a lot of basic functionality the .NET platform does not provide. For example, there is no built-in way to read CSV files, copy directories, or work with zip files. Well actually there is, but only if you dig deep enough.


Say Hello to 64-Bit J# and Goodbye to J#

by Jonathan Allen Follow 553 Followers on  Mar 02, 2007 3

Microsoft has plans to release a 64-bit version of the J# Redistributable this year. This is essentially a runtime needed to support J# applications. At the same time, they announced that J# will be discontinued and will not appear in the next version of Visual Studio.

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