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[DotGNU]extension APIs (was Re: [Website]Preparing for dotgnu meet-a-thon)
Tue, 11 Jun 2002 22:14:30 -0500
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Gopal V wrote:
Wrap all and every native API you like !.. I'll be fixing my pinvoke.sh
to be slightly more advanced ...
Hate to say it, but it would be much nicer if we had pnet-built, pure IL
libs. That way, an extension would be an extension, and a developer
could always rely on *every* DotGNU. lib being on *every* box. None of this
Some will be wrapped necessarily (pure interpretation of OpenGL,
anyone?). But stuff like MP or XML should be all portable-executable.
Sorry, Gopal, I have qualms with libxml# :( though it's a nice holdover
until System.Xml is done.
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