Mono is an open source implementation of Microsoft's .NET Framework based on the ECMA standards for C# and the Common Language Runtime.

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Can I work with Sql Server, Office and C# using Linux?

I want to start working with linux, and I know I should work in that regularly to improve myself. I work with sql server, office, c# at the company. can I install and do my tasks in linux (i.e. red ...
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Applications that run on Mono in Ubuntu

I think Mono, and the C# language, are a great, nay, fantastic project. My question is: how prevalent is Mono in Ubuntu? How much of a penetration is it getting, and what applications run on it?
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Mono book recommendations [closed]

Does anyone know if there are any upcoming book releases for Mono/GTK#? The only book I could find on Amazon with a decent rating is over 6 years old.
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Enable running mono apps by double-clicking on the .exe file

I always wondered if running Mono apps will ever be available for Linux by just double clicking on the .exe. Now, in order to have a launcher on GNOME, the best way is to add a new bash file which ...
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How to permanently remove all Mono related package (libs, apps, etc.)

I'm a Ubuntu newbie. In my opinion Mono is a patent trap and I do not want my distribution of choice to be tainted by anything Mono or any application that requires Mono. So I would welcome your ...
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Linux adoption path for a .NET developer [closed]

I am a .NET C# programmer, I love the .NET stack. I have tried Linux several times but every time I got put off as I could not do anything on it .. (like program for it or on it). Ever since Mono was ...
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Nano syntax highlighting for C# and/or ASP. Net

Has anyone got (or can point in the direction of) a nanorc file that contains syntax highlighting for C# and/or ASP.Net?
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What IDE do you use for Mono development on KDE?

Currently I don't have a Linux installation with a GUI. All are running text mode. When I do, I usually use KDE. On Windows I am a .NET developer and I haven't done any Mono development, yet. I heard ...
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FastCGI library for C#/Mono

I'd like to write a couple of fastcgi applications in c#. I know that Mono can run ASP.NET on fastcgi enabled web servers, but that is not what I need. Is there any FastCGI library working for ...
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Has anyone got any performance numbers comparing IIS and .NET to Cherokee and Mono?

I am setting up a development server and want to set it up to serve ASP.NET pages using Mono. I am planning on using Cherokee and Mono (http://www.cherokee-project.com/doc/cookbook_mono.html) and ...