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VisualBasic programming in Linux

Postby mani » Thu Mar 03, 2005 1:52 am

hello 2 u all,
i am new to linux and now a days i am using FC2 ( Fedora Core 2 )
& i want 2 know how to write a program of VB ( Visual Basic ) in FC2
and how 2 complie & excute it .
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Postby abdul_mateen » Thu Mar 03, 2005 3:58 pm

Salam,
Dear i think that it is not possible for now to execute the code of VB in Linux bcz there is not a single compiler of interpreter is avaliable to compile and run the code of Vb in Linux.

The one alternative is to Use TCL/TK instead of VB in Linux.
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VisualBasic programming in Linux

Postby mani » Fri Mar 04, 2005 12:23 am

abdul_mateen wrote:Salam,
Dear i think that it is not possible for now to execute the code of VB in Linux bcz there is not a single compiler of interpreter is avaliable to compile and run the code of Vb in Linux.

The one alternative is to Use TCL/TK instead of VB in Linux.



Hello Sir ,
what is TCL/TK ??
& tell me which one Compiler & Interprator are used to compile & execute
a VB program in Linux
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VB in Linux ! hmmmmm

Postby Deamon5685 » Fri Mar 04, 2005 1:20 am

Hello Mani

Actually VB is only for Windows. U cannot VB compile VB code in Linux. Because VB is dependent on a lot of APIs like the ActiveX controls. Even if you use an other way ( using Wine) it will not be stable and the application will execute tooooooooooo slow

VB is not like C.
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Re: VB in Linux ! hmmmmm

Postby mani » Sat Mar 05, 2005 2:10 am

Deamon5685 wrote:Hello Mani

Actually VB is only for Windows. U cannot VB compile VB code in Linux. Because VB is dependent on a lot of APIs like the ActiveX controls. Even if you use an other way ( using Wine) it will not be stable and the application will execute tooooooooooo slow

VB is not like C.


AOA,
plz tell me what is WINE & how to use it .
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Postby fawad » Sat Mar 05, 2005 2:33 am

Actually, a lot of VB.NET code will run under mono.
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Postby n3m3sis » Sat Mar 05, 2005 7:12 am

use
gambas,


It's a VB-type language with the exact syntax, and it is a RAD tool too.

It's a developiong project, but it has released Version 1.0 and I tried it and luved it!
http://gambas.sourceforge.net/
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Postby abdul_mateen » Sat Mar 05, 2005 10:59 am

TCL/TK is the another language used commonly in the Linux Enviroment for GUI it is good language and easy to understand and program.
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Postby lambda » Mon Mar 07, 2005 2:35 pm

abdul_mateen wrote:The one alternative is to Use TCL/TK instead of VB in Linux.


another is python. you'll probably find more code out (and, thus, more jobs) there using python than tcl.
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Postby roonjha » Sun Aug 20, 2006 11:31 pm

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Postby whistler » Sat Sep 02, 2006 2:02 pm

I have used RealBasic and I like it because the same code can be compiled for windows, linux and mac. But not all its features are free. Havnt tried gambas but looks pretty good so i'll check it out soon.

Is TCL/TK interpretted or compiled? is it easy to learn?
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Postby lambda » Sat Sep 02, 2006 3:57 pm

compiled to bytecode, then interpreted. it's very easy to learn.
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