[Mono-dev] [MonoDevelop] monodevelop moonlight support

buhochileno at gmail.com buhochileno at gmail.com
Sat May 9 22:51:31 EDT 2009

Miguel de Icaza wrote:
> Hello,
>>> By the way, any plans for a xaml desiner? uuuhhhh with something like
>>> that MD can become a really interesting alternative, Blend is to
>>> expensive and... well is just not doit with mono ;-)
>> We'd love to have one, but it's a large and complex thing to
>> implement, so I don't see it happening any time soon.
> Two summers ago, the amazing Alan McGovern created LunarEclipse a 
> Silverlight designer and last summer Manuel Cerón continued the work 
> on it.
> The designer at the time was mostly focused on the Silverlight 1.1 
> subset since we developed this on Linux and we did not have 2.0 
> available at the time.
> The code has not been updated for a while, so chances are, some bits 
> needs to be updated to work again.
> The vision in general was that LunarEclipse should provide an engine 
> that could be used within a WebBrowser, so that the actual design 
> happened in the browser.   This means that we could get contributions 
> from Mac (and on day even Windows developers), not only Linux developers.
> It would be a fun summer project for a motivated hacker.
don't even know where to download it, I have the moonlight sources from 
svn, where can I see the code?

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