[Mono-devel-list] Mono Build System

Peter Williams peter at newton.cx
Sat Mar 20 20:49:52 EST 2004


On Sat, 2004-03-20 at 18:36, Met wrote:
> I've taken the build system from the mcs structure and modified it a
> bit.  Its slightly more robust and has some added features like
> documentation generation etc.  Without a doubt its not perfect and will
> continue to need development.  But I'm working on it daily for a large
> Senior design project, which greatly benefits from the build system. 
> So first off, I wanted to say thanks for building the original.  And
> secondly, I was wondering if anyone felt like there might be a need for
> this back in the community.  It can build libraries/exe's and will soon
> have a dependency and component level installation instruction set.  So
> when done, it should be able to handle (almost) any Mono related project
> despite its size or build complexity.

I don't think there's any reason *not* to post it ... the current system
is not too pretty. If you actually have time to put effort into a build
system, it would make sense to at least try and make it generally


Peter Williams                          peter at newton.cx

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