Chapter . Answers to Chapter Exercises

A1:

The .NET Framework Redistributable is required by a client to run a .NET application and is available as a free download on the Internet.

A2:

Managed code is produced by a compiler that meets the Common Type System (CTS) requirements that are necessary before code produced by it can be run by the Common Language Runtime (CLR). Unmanaged code does not meet the CTS standard. The Windows API and COM objects are examples of unmanaged code.

A3:

The Common Type System defines the types and their members that must be used by compilers that create code to run on the Common Language Runtime. The Common Language Specification provides stricter requirements that ensure interoperability between languages. ...

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