Read from Windows & .NET Magazine and know that finally WinXP SP2 is going to be released. It is Build 2180. For MSDN Subscriber could be able to download soon. However, for this week, Only English and German version. Early next week Japanese version will be there too. And lately next week, you may found in the Windows Update(When is the Traditional Chinese version????). This SP2 will be including .NET Framework v1.1 Runtime Library and its size will be 272Mb(Good news as it is now only optional to download the .NET Framework Runtime Library).
However, From MVP Private newsgroup, I heard that there will be Build 2812 or 2813…..Well, Don’t know where/how they got the news, you may found it out once you have installed it.
I received another email from Windows & .NET Magazine, and found this….X#?
Then I search on Google, Also found a Blog, Don Box’s Spoutlet(Architect, XML Messaging Microsoft). He did mention this in 2001…but….this blog has stopped since Jan2004, Don’t know why….
Well, If you wanna know more about X#, go to TechTarget.com(for Web Services professionals)
X# is the name that has been given to a “data-centric” programming language that Microsoft is said to be developing in order to make it easier for a programmer to specify XML-defined data and how it should be handled by the program. Sometimes referred to as functional programming, a language like X# might allow a programmer who identified an XML document to write a language statement to address a particular data item by symbolic name and specify what to do with it.
What about F#? Here is F# in Microsoft Research
F# is combining the safety and productivity of ML and Caml with the libraries, tools and cross-language working of .NET.
New: Planning and development are now beginning for F# 0.7. A draft description of some changes in the works can be found in the version 0.7 README file.
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