[Mono-devel-list] GAC issues and third party libraries.

Michal Moskal malekith at pld-linux.org
Mon May 3 15:25:20 EDT 2004

On Mon, May 03, 2004 at 02:36:31PM -0400, Miguel de Icaza wrote:
> 	* For gtk-sharp in particular (since its a big app of ours),
> 	  instead of installing it into the "gtk-sharp" child of
> 	  lib/mono (ie, lib/mono/gtk-sharp), install it on the
> 	  lib/mono/1.1, so we would get it by "default".

Why can't /package always put dlls in lib/mono/ and not in
lib/mono/NAME/? If it's about name conflicts, then what's the difference
between name conflicts between directories and dlls themselves?

> 	  Con: its ugly, and wont scale.

Or to put it in another words: where it won't scale?

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