[Mono-dev] Building my own binaries

Geoff Norton gnorton at novell.com
Mon Jun 9 18:12:20 EDT 2008

On Mon, 2008-06-09 at 14:59 -0700, Ockert wrote:

> > Excuse my ignorance for I'm new to this world of open source development.
> > I have both a PPC Mac and an Intel Mac to my disposal. I have X11
> > installed on both. What else do I need? What does “bootstrapping from
> > macports” means?  I have found find glib on macports which one should I
> > get? What else should I get? Is there a document or other resource I could
> > read to “bootstrap” me into the open source world?

You need to install all the dependencies to build mono, then build mono.
I'm not sure what details you're looking for beyond that.  Off the top
of my head you need:


In addition to the XCode tools installed to get gcc.


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