if you're going to tie yourself so closely to ms and use directx you may as well just use .net and J#, you can access it all directly.
It's just that I'm fond of java and am annoyed by M$' attitude against anything not M$. Otherwise I probably would.
OTOH, you won't ever see Sun developing .net implementations for solaris and linux ...
He got more productive coding (thanks C#, which is nearly the same as Java in this field) without any performance drawback (just small increase in memory usage).
Disturbing how C#/.net seems to surpass java so quickly in those area's don't you think?
They lack portability but seem to have everything else or am I wrong?
Ok, they don't have applets and web start but that's probably just a matter of time before they steal that too.
Well, I'm getting off-topic here