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Greg Utas17-Mar-20 13:34
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NewsA primer on why the chronic suffering of the VB.NET community is neither necessary nor a matter of expense or practicality Pin
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ZevSpitz18-Mar-20 20:46
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Isn't the author saying this is a faulty assumption?

> Time and time again I see the discussion of Microsoft’s level of investment in VB.NET framed around the same faulty assumption: it’s just too darned expensive and impractical for Microsoft to support two .NET languages (ignoring the fact that they actually make three); it would take an army of developers and content writers at great expense nearly duplicating all effort across the ecosystem at worst or perhaps 10-30% of the (Developer Tools) division resources at best. Today I want to put that misconception to rest.

If I understand correctly, the author is arguing precisely that it is not too expensive or impractical for Microsoft to support two .NET languages, or even three .NET languages. If there was enough interest in F#, Microsoft could make it as big as Scala.
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