[Mono-dev] local file based EventLog implementation
kornelpal at gmail.com
Thu Aug 17 15:47:09 EDT 2006
>> On Windows it is required. OK, it can have any name but Windows API
>> requires a message DLL and no message DLL can be specified using
>> managed API so this is transparent to managed applications.
>It is not required. I have it working perfectly fine without one.
It sounds weird to me. Could you be more specific. (For example using some
>This is supported in .NET 2.0 by using EventLog.WriteEvent overload.
>Also, the CreateEventSource overload that takes an EventSourceCreation
>instance supports setting a custom message DLL.
Right, I didn't noticed this addition to 2.0, sorry for the
desinformation.:) If you want full compatibility, PE files with MessageTable
resource (same format as on Windows) should be used. There is no code so
there is no reason to use different format.
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