[Mono-dev] Mono on armel/nokia 770 2006 OS

Tomi Valkeinen tomba at bat.org
Tue Nov 21 02:39:58 EST 2006


On Mon, 20 Nov 2006, Paolo Molaro wrote:

> be very slow and silly to run it that way: we should run mono on the
> host, just like we run the cross-compiling gcc on the host from inside
> scratchbox and make it appear as a native compiler. From a quick look at
> the documentation, it should be possible to build a mono devkit for
> scratchbox that does exactly this. This would be very nice for building
> packages like Gtk# that involve both managed assemblies and unmanaged
> shared libraries (the Gtk# I used for testing required lots of painful
> switches between scratchbox for compiling with gcc and another terminal
> for running the C#-based build helper tools and mcs...). So, if anyone
> has time and skills to develop such a devkit, it will be much
> appreciated! Alternatively, we could wait for debian packages to be

I've done this, 
. The devkit template is almost a year old now, so I'm not sure if it 
works out of the box. If I have time I'll update it to most recent 
scratchbox. But making a mono-devkit is definitely possible, and I was 
able to compile Gtk# and other C# programs just fine.


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