That is the only reason you would adopt an "open source" .Net/Fuck
Honestly, thats exactly where i stopped reading ...but forgive me for the rude interruption
Microsofy does NOT standardize ... look at IE, look at MS-js,(and in case u r a geek) look at the wchar_t implementation of MS= NOTHING to do with standards (standards is 2 byte, for some $U&KING reason MS decided: Nah...screw them, 4 is good), look at MSRPC (rip off from onc/sun rpc, but naahhhh, we dont want msrpc to talk to sun rpc)
what fucking standardization are you talking about!
You would be an idiot to believe they want to "integrate" with other techs...
rant over and out!
P.S. I haven't commented in /. for years, but you just pissed me off!