MainSoft Grasshopper: Deploy .NET Apps on Linux

by Todd Ogasawara

MainSoft has an interesting approach with their...

Visual MainWin for J2EE Version 2.0 Technology Preview 2 (released March 1)

...that lets you port a Microsoft .NET application to Linux using a plug-in for Microsoft Visual Studio. It does this by transforming the .NET CLI bits into J2EE JVM bytecodes and then using Mono-based class libraries.

You can learn more about the Microsoft .NET and the Open Source Mono Project by viewing the Port 25 interview with Mono Project leader Miguel de Icaza at...

Talking Mono with Miguel de Icaza