[Mono-dev] Building steps for Visual Studio 2005 ?

Sebastien Pouliot sebastien.pouliot at gmail.com
Wed Jun 14 11:52:10 EDT 2006

On Mon, 2006-06-12 at 15:10 +0200, Thibault Jochem wrote:
> Hi,
> I got mono from snv, and I read the README.vsnet, saying that there
> was some prerequisite to use mono under VS2005, but no details about
> it ( except that it needs monoburg and genmdesc ...).

"A working cygwin (http://www.cygwin.com/) setup!" implied being able to
build mono under cygwin. I'll update the document to make this clearer.

> Before loading the project under VS2005, what do I have to do under
> cygwin ? make the whole project to generate some files, or just some
> modules ?

You must be able to build mono under cygwin before attempting to compile
it with VS.NET.

You may want to look at the list archive as some people have "reduced"
this requirement. However you'll still need cygwin (and mono building on
it) for other tasks (like building the class libraries, testing the
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