[Gtk-sharp-list] Compiling gtk-sharp-2.12 on Centos 5.1 fails looking for csc.exe

Mike Kestner mkestner at gmail.com
Wed Oct 15 11:39:08 EDT 2008

On Tue, 2008-10-14 at 16:03 -0700, bgunsberger wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm sorry if it this is a stupid question, but I've been searching all over
> the place and can't find an answer.  I'm trying to compile gtk-sharp-2.12 on
> Centos 5.1.  it's failing with the following error:
> checking for csc.exe... no
> configure: error: You need to install either mono or .Net
> I've already compiled and installed mono-2.0:
> /usr/local/bin/mono --version
> Mono JIT compiler version 2.0 (tarball)
> Copyright (C) 2002-2008 Novell, Inc and Contributors. www.mono-project.com
>         TLS:           __thread
>         GC:            Included Boehm (with typed GC)
>         SIGSEGV:       altstack
>         Notifications: epoll
>         Architecture:  amd64
>         Disabled:      none

This exact question was answered last week in the context of building on


You need to set up PKG_CONFIG_PATH so that it detects mono.pc.

Mike Kestner <mkestner at gmail.com>

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