Mono not mentioned in Novell WebCast – but it is in the FAQ

As a developer, the first thing I thought about with the Novell announcement was Mono and whether or not Microsoft would be putting resources toward that Herculean effort. Miguel makes reference to the FAQ which talks about this subject: Q: What does the patent agreement cover with regard to Mono and OpenOffice? Yes, under the…


Two kinds of people – and the Orcas CTP as a VM!

There is an old saying out there: There are two kinds of people in the world – those who have lost all of their data, and those who will! I now count myself in the party of the first part. To make a long story short, I decided to upgrade to Windows Vista CTP a…