[Mono-bugs] [Bug 62341][Min] Changed - 2 different exception messages for the same, happened error

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Sat, 28 Aug 2004 07:26:46 -0400 (EDT)

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Changed by jwezel@compumaster.de.


--- shadow/62341	2004-08-28 07:19:26.000000000 -0400
+++ shadow/62341.tmp.28342	2004-08-28 07:26:46.000000000 -0400
@@ -98,6 +98,25 @@
 It CAN find, but it CANNOT use this assembly (because of unresolvable 
 Please simply change the error message for this scenario from "Cannot 
 find 'ChilkatDotNet.dll'." to "Assembly 'ChilkatDotNet.dll' has got a 
 missing dependencies to 'Microsoft.VisualC'." or something similar.
+------- Additional Comments From jwezel@compumaster.de  2004-08-28 07:26 -------
+Additionally, when there is an assembly on MS.NET with a dependency 
+to another assembly which is not available, MS.NET ignores this 
+problem when there is no use of that missing assembly.
+For example, I've created an assembly reference to Microsoft.VisualC 
+in my VisualStudio project, but for configuration platform LINUX, I 
+disabled all methods (by compiler instructions #IF/#END IF) which 
+take usage of that missing assembly. Only the unused reference to the 
+assembly remains. But since there is no need for it, I don't have to 
+distribute it.
+With mono, I currently always get the exception that the assembly is 
+missing (or when we're exact: it's telling me that the file cannot be