[Gtk-sharp-list] status of GTK# on Windows

Mike Kestner mkestner@ximian.com
Fri, 09 Jul 2004 11:33:44 -0500

On Fri, 2004-07-09 at 11:21, Francisco T. Martinez wrote:

> So just in case this can help you, It may help to have your users try 
> this new installation for Mono/Gtk# on Win32:
> http://forge.novell.com/modules/xfmod/project/showfiles.php?group_id=1395&release_id=1905#selected

The trigger for the crash in the bug report is a
System.Collections.Hashtable.ContainsKey call that passes null for key.
This throws ArgumentNullException on mscorlib, but succeeds on the mono
corlib.  I have filed a bug report against the mono corlib to add the

FWIW, I think the ArgNullException is just a symptom of another bigger
problem with this bug.  We really shouldn't be getting into that code
AFAICT in the TextView.get_Buffer case, so I'm afraid we may be getting
something funky back from the gobject introspection code on win32.

This stuff is really only used by language binding code, and I'm not
sure if any other bindings have really deployed on top of

Mike Kestner <mkestner@ximian.com>