[Mono-dev] gmcs: 'Type.IsGenericInstance' property
martin at ximian.com
Wed Dec 7 10:50:02 EST 2005
On Wed, 2005-12-07 at 12:04 +0000, george moudry wrote:
> Dear Mono-devel,
> I would like to compile gmcs with Microsoft's DLLs (mscorlib.dll version
> (Reason: just downloaded Visual Studio Express, and created a tiny project
> for gmcs to try both out)
> Compilation fails because gmcs uses a Mono-library-specific property,
this is not supported and will not be supported in any near future.
> Two questions:
> 1) what is 'IsGenericInstance' equivalent to - is it .NET2.0
> Type.IsGenericTypeDefinition, or is it Type.IsGenericType?
> 2) would gmcs accept a patch to replace IsGenericInstance with .NET2.0
No, I would not accept such a patch since it doesn't fix the problem -
there are a lot more issues. GMCS only works on the Mono runtime.
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