At Oreillynet.com: "GNOME and .NET are getting together. According to today's announcement, Ximian is
working on Mono, an implementation of the .NET CLI. Although the .NET CLI is currently a
small subset of the entire .NET framework, you can expect Mono to go beyond the CLI, as it will
likely implement much of the framework in the near future." More from the same site, with Ximian's Miguel de Icaza talking about the Mono project.
July 10, 2001