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.NET - what interests you the most   [Edit]

Survey period: 17 Jul 2000 to 23 Jul 2000

.NET covers a wide variety of technologies - what interests you the most - and why?

OptionVotes% 
The new and updated languages.256.89
The Common Language Runtime.359.64
The simplification and increased speed of development.3910.74
The new tools, including Visual Studio.NET.328.82
The step to the next generation of the internet.174.68
New devices such as screen phones and smart devices.113.03
Nothing - it doesn't impress me.20456.20



 
GeneralWhat about a new poll? Pin
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Keith Hill20-Jul-00 12:20
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>> *stolen* technologies from others (.NET from
>> Sun's .COM and C# from Java, at least conceptually)

Name one feature of Java that hasn't been done before.
Inheritance tree rooted in Object: SmallTalk, '70s
Reflection: SmallTalk, Objective-C '70s, '80s
Byte code / virtual machine: P-Pascal '81
Gargabe collection: Lisp, '70s ??
RMI: RPC, DCOM
Portable Class Libraries: C runtime
Portable GUI Class Libraries: Saw a demo of this from a company in Boulder,CO in 1992, can't remember the name.

>> A new language that dummies the power of C++
Don't use C#. You will still be able to compile C++ into native code.

>> Keep me spending my time and money on new
>> technologies every few months.
You don't have to spend your time or your money. Just keep coding in C++. Some of us don't mind giving up a little flexibility/performance to realize productivity gains. After all, even you realize the productivity benefits of using C++ over assembly language. Smile | :)

GeneralThe reason for the JIT compiler Pin
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Stephen Howe9-Aug-00 3:48
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General.NET sounds great... Pin
szcx17-Jul-00 10:16
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GeneralRe: .NET sounds great... Pin
William Kempf20-Jul-00 12:13
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GeneralNot enough information? Pin
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GeneralRe: Not enough information? Pin
Brandon Corfman17-Jul-00 11:00
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GeneralRe: Not enough information? Pin
iamthirteen17-Jul-00 17:00
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GeneralRe: Not enough information? Pin
Chris18-Jul-00 7:41
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GeneralRe: Not enough information? Pin
jmw19-Jul-00 13:01
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GeneralRe: Not enough information? Pin
Keith Hill20-Jul-00 12:37
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Generalsame old story Pin
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GeneralRe: same old story Pin
Paul Westcott17-Jul-00 9:15
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GeneralRe: same old story Pin
Mike Klimentiev17-Jul-00 15:41
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GeneralRe: same old story Pin
Paul Westcott19-Jul-00 12:25
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GeneralRe: same old story Pin
David Brillon17-Jul-00 17:44
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GeneralRe: same old story Pin
Carsten Bogelund18-Jul-00 3:57
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JoeW18-Jul-00 7:26
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