[Mono-dev] 2.6 preview 1

Robert Jordan robertj at gmx.net
Thu Oct 1 11:38:56 EDT 2009

Daniel Morgan wrote:
> Is the Mono for Windows installer bigger now because it includes the mono.dll and mono static libraries like libmono.a which non-embedders do not need?

Mono.dll is required by the Windows build, so it cannot be omitted.
Libmono.a is of no use under Windows and it should not be distributed
anyway. Mono.lib (I believe it's still not distributed) would be just
a tiny import library.


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