[Mono-dev] Error on 'make install' in latest SVN revision

Michael Hutchinson m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com
Sun Sep 3 20:44:24 EDT 2006

On 9/3/06, Alejandro Serrano <trupill at yahoo.es> wrote:
> MONO_PATH="../../class/lib/net_1_1_bootstrap:$MONO_PATH"
> /home/serras/mono-svn/mono/runtime/mono-wrapper
> ../../class/lib/net_1_1_bootstrap/gacutil.exe /i
> ../../class/lib/net_2_0/System.dll /f  /root /usr/lib /package 2.0
> Failure adding assembly to the cache: The file specified is not a valid
> assembly.
> make[7]: *** [install-local] Error 1
> I don't know where could this error come from, because there's no error
> in make.

I get this too. It's caused by a runtime change in SVN revision 64801
which has made gactool.exe unable to install 2.0 assemblies. This
change should probably be reverted until someone integrates a 2.0
gacutil.exe into the build system.

You can "svn up mono mcs -r64800" as a temporary workaround.

Michael Hutchinson

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