[Mono-dev] MySql Connectivity in Mono/xsp for linux

Daniel Morgan danielmorgan at verizon.net
Wed Nov 30 20:03:35 EST 2005

You only set it up for the runtime.  Mono's C# compiler mcs needs to 
find the assembly to compile.  

The GAC is only for the runtime.  The C# compiler does not look in the GAC.

Wherever your assembly is installed, make sure it can be found via the PATH.

ejaz.butt at netsolpk.com wrote:

> Hello,
>          I'm currently using VS.Net 2003 to write some asp.NET/C# 
> pages and I'm trying to connect it with MySQL 5.0. I've installed 
> MySql connector (MySql.Data.dll)and it works fine with .Net Framework 
> on windows. but once I attempt to move the asp.NET pages to the 
> linux(fedora) mono/xsp server the pages begin to generate the 
> following error:
> "*Could not find assembly MySql.Data*"

> What seems to be the problem? i am very much confused of this becoz i 
> have registered the MySql.Data using the following comd:
> *[/]# gacutil -i ./MySQL.Data.dll*
> MySql.Data installed into the gac (/usr/local/lib/mono/gac)
> *[/]# gacutil -l MySql.Data*
> The following assemblies are installed into the GAC:
> MySql.Data, Version=, Culture=neutral,
> Number of items = 1
> I'll be very grateful to u on ur immediate response (Thanks in advance)
> Ejaz Butt
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