Monday, January 30, 2006

Using Java API in .NET

Using Java API in .Net application

IKVM.NET is an implementation of Java for Mono and the Microsoft .NET Framework. It includes the following components:
  1. A Java Virtual Machine implemented in .NET

  2. A .NET implementation of the Java class libraries

  3. Tools that enable Java and .NET interoperability
The following article states how to use IKVM.NET Bytecode Compiler (ikvmc.exe) to convert a java API to .NET CIL (dll’s and exe’s).