Re: They created J#, why couldn't they do VB#?
"Thomas Eyde" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>J# is the Java language on the .Net engine. Why couldn't MS ship the
>rumoured VB7 as VB
Well, for one, Java and .NET use garbage collection whereas VB6 does not.
The lack of deterministic finalization is a particularly difficult problem
to get around. A while back, Brian Harry wrote a newsgroup post which explained
the issues involved....
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