[Gtk-sharp-list] GTK# on .NET -> requires Mono.Posix

Jonathan Pryor jonpryor at vt.edu
Mon Oct 8 19:31:06 UTC 2012

On Oct 8, 2012, at 6:00 AM, Akos Vandra <axos88 at gmail.com> wrote:
> application built with monodevelop on linux references mono.posix, that is not available on windows .net, with the gtk# runtime, and thus it does not run.

Distribute Mono.Posix.dll with your app; it's MIT/X11. Problem solved.

Not all of Mono.Posix.dll is usable on Windows, but some of it is (e.g. Mono.Unix.Catalog, Mono.Unix.StdioFileStream and Mono.Unix.Native.Stdlib); in particular Catalog and INTL.DLL is widely used in Gtk# apps.

 - Jon

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