[Gtk-sharp-list] No Designer Tab with C# GTK project

Michael Hutchinson m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com
Fri Aug 13 13:29:04 EDT 2010

On Tue, Aug 10, 2010 at 1:36 PM, Bojan Rajkovic <severedcross at gmail.com> wrote:
>  On 08/10/2010 12:07 PM, cyberclops wrote:
>> Please excuse me if this is a dumb one but I am new to Mono and GTK.
>> I am running on Mac OSX V10.6 (SnowLeopard).
>> I installed V2.6.7 on Mono and MonoDevelop V2.4 for Mac OSX.
>> For some reason, I do not have a designer tab in my C# GTK project.
>> If I click on Tools->Add-in Manager I do not see GTK in the list of Add-ins
>> currently installed.
>> If I click on +Install Add-ins...  I see GTK, but selecting any combinatilon
>> for GTK gives me the following error ...
>> The selected add-in cannot be installed because there are dependency
>> confilcts.
>> The package 'GtkCore v2.4' could not be found in any repository.
>> Can anyone help me get thisresolved?
>> Thanks,
>> Lowell
> Hi Lowell,
> The GTK# designer isn't supported on the Mac due to deficiencies with
> GTK+'s drag-and-drop functionality on Mac. You'll have to use Linux or
> Windows to design GTK# UI's with MonoDevelop.

Update - it works in trunk but hasn't been backported to 2.4 packages.

Michael Hutchinson

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