[Mono-dev] Mono in WinPE - need minimal installation.

Robert Jordan robertj at gmx.net
Tue Nov 2 09:22:18 EDT 2010

On 02.11.2010 03:23, greenaj wrote:
> I would like to use Mono 2.8 under WinPE for customized Windows
> installations.  MS .NET will not install in WinPE.  I am looking for a best
> practices way of creating a minimal set of Mono DLL's and runtime libraries
> for copy into WinPE for to run an application during Windows reimaging.
> We would need Win Forms.  What is the best way to determine minimal amount
> of the Mono 2.8 runtime to use?  Copying the entire 300 - 400 MB
> installation does not seem the way to go.

If you have only one app then you could use mkbundle.

Note that in the current version (2.8) mkbundle does not work
under Windows w/out tweaks. Search the mailing list for details.


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