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Old 02-26-2005, 01:31 PM   #1
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Question VB Replacement for Linux?

Let's just be honest here. I miss Visual Basic from my Windows days. I was wondering- is there a Linux replacement for this "programming for idiots" type app? Thanks.
Old 02-26-2005, 01:39 PM   #2
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Check out The Mono-Project. I believe the "Mono Basic" part of it is intended to be like VB.Net for linux.
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Old 02-26-2005, 04:22 PM   #4
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Don't forget Kbasic, it's due out in march of this year and has a free personal version and a $29.00 pro version that is supposed to be VB compliant as well as Qbasic 1.1 and 4.5 compliant as well OOP

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