[Mono-dev] LINQ Standard Query Operators for Mono
atsushi at ximian.com
Sun Dec 11 23:11:49 EST 2005
Todd Berman wrote:
> On Mon, 2005-12-12 at 11:35 +0900, Atsushi Eno wrote:
>> Alejandro Serrano wrote:
>>> I'm currently working on implementing the LINQ Standard Query Operators
>>> (http://msdn.microsoft.com/netframework/future/linq) from the latest
>>> Microsoft bits. I'm not working,however, on DLinq, XLinq or any other
>>> parts from this idea. Although it's not in an even pre-release stage, I
>>> think this classes in System.Query could help everyone using .NET or Mono.
>>> I'm currently using the Nemerle programming language, and I would like
>>> to post the code to anywhere in Mono, so it can be included or used by
>>> the entire community. Which is the best place to do that?
>> Oh, interesting. Mono would be the best place and we need System.Query
>> implementation (at least in the future). Please post your code here
>> (this ML) so that everyone can try and someone can review for the
> One issue (if I understood the original email fully) is that the
> implementation is in Nemerle. Correct me if I am wrong, but a C#
> implementation is more or less required for inclusion in Mono.
Yes, that'd be an issue. Using it with Nemerle as a host language
makes much sense (since Nemerle is C# 4.0 ;-), so I wasn't
surprised about that, but as you guessed, System.Query(-equivalent)
part (not sure if there are other parts though) will have to be
rewritten in C#.
I guess it is possible, depending on Alejandro's code though.
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