[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
RE: .NET CLR? was no subject
> By contrast, the Python implementation was a very na´ve
> initial implementation by it's author's own admission.
> The Jscript folks did do a reasonable performing
> implementation on the CLR, so it is possible, although I
> think we can make it better or at least easier in the future.
Thanks for the insight -- and I'm hopeful that Eric will post a
brief review of his (soon-to-be-received) book for our collective
Kragen's post highlights a concern I have held for some time on
the subject of the CLR -- strategic use of software patents to
cripple any non-Microsoft .NET/CLR implementations.
Can you say anything to ally our (perhaps unfounded) fears? I
know I'd be a lot more interested in using the CLR for projects
if I felt confident that the work would not end up landing me
in some kind of patent dispute.