Re: C# .NET = Handing out your private source code???

From: Michel Gallant (MVP) (neutron@istar.ca)
Date: 02/13/03


Date: Thu, 13 Feb 2003 17:43:15 -0500
From: "Michel Gallant (MVP)" <neutron@istar.ca>


This is of course exactly the same with other "intermediate languages", like
Java bytecode.
 - Mitch

"Marcelo J. Birnbach" wrote:

> Every .net application is compiled to MSIL that is an intermediate language.
> For example C#, VB.NET, JScript.Net, J#... You won't get the original source
> though, but it's IL.
>
> "Chris Kimmel" <cdkimmel@yahoo.com> wrote in message
> news:eyqawf60CHA.2528@TK2MSFTNGP11...
> > I'm sure this holds the same for vb.net also?
> >
> > "anon" <anon@anon> wrote in message
> > news:00c801c2d2d7$15e9f150$a101280a@phx.gbl...
> > > It also should be pointed out that people can disassemble
> > > your regular non-.NET compiled code too, not as easily
> > > though.
> > >
> > > >-----Original Message-----
> > > >
> > > >I'm being told, and seeing articles that C# is
> > > not "Closed
> > > >Source". That is, anyone can easily get source code from
> > > >your compiled EXE file.
> > > >
> > > >http://www.vnunet.com/News/1120202
> > > >
> > > >Is this true???
> > > >.
> > > >
> >
> >