[Mono-dev] Mono and the 4.0 profile

Michael Hutchinson m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com
Mon Nov 23 00:51:08 EST 2009

On Fri, Nov 20, 2009 at 2:05 AM, Miguel de Icaza <miguel at novell.com> wrote:
> One small follow up:
>>      Pending an audit to verify that no APIs were dropped or renamed,
>> perhaps we could also remove the 2.0 assemblies as well and modify the
>> runtime to remap all 2.0 assembly references to 4.0 to reduce both the
>> install size and the compilation time.
> The only downside to dropping the 2.0 profile would be that Mono could
> not be used to target the 2.0/3.5 runtimes.

Maybe packagers could ship the 2.4.x or 2.6.x versions of the 2.0/3.5
assemblies in a devel package. Not sure if it's worth the effort

Michael Hutchinson

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