C# Issues Was: Re: [waste of bandwidth] Re: Struts, Spring, Tapestry, oh my!

Jonathan Ellis jonathan at carnageblender.com
Fri Aug 12 08:57:53 MDT 2005

On Fri, 12 Aug 2005 08:11:13 -0600, "Gabriel Gunderson" <gabe at gundy.org>
> On Fri, 2005-08-12 at 06:02 -0700, Jonathan Ellis wrote:
> > Shrug...  There's a few things in C# that make me think, "what the
> > hell?" but that's not one of them.
> What are they?

It's a short list.  C# is a pretty clean design.

- pass-by-reference (as opposed to passing references by value)
- generics *
- partial classes *
- object has a hashcode method, but if you read the docs it's clear that
it's broken
- same finalization problems as java wrt GC
(*) C# 2.0


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