[Mono-dev] libapache2-mod-mono available from mono-project.com ?

Vladimir Dimitrov vlad.dimitrov at gmail.com
Tue Aug 19 16:46:18 UTC 2014

Hmm looks like the mod mono version there is the old one (2.10) :(

On 19.8.2014 г. 19:36 ч., Vladimir Dimitrov wrote:
> Hello Timotheus,
> I had in mind this one: http://download.mono-project.com/repo/debian/
> I also try not to build myself something from code for production use 
> as I have no guarantee of a stability nor I trust that I will be doing 
> the build correctly. Instead I believe that there are package builders 
> that are much better at his than me and they know what they are doing 
> and what source to use.
> Unfortunately Ubuntu does a pretty poor job in maintaining their own 
> repository and as you can see 
> (https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mod-mono/+bug/1308047) I 
> sent them a bug report even before Ubuntu 14.4 was released in April 
> and they still have not decided how important that bug is or when they 
> will fix it.
> On the other hand I like the packages naming they use as it is pretty 
> consistent during the years, widely used in other distributions and 
> broken down into many parts so you can install only what you really 
> need from mono. But I will give that repository a try.
> I hope that one day http://download.mono-project.com will include this 
> too as I see now that xamarin.com moved from IIS to Apache (Ubuntu) + 
> Mono :).
> - Vladimir
> On 19.8.2014 г. 17:50 ч., Timotheus Pokorra wrote:
>> Hello Vladimir,
>> the OBS repository that you are mentioning is linked by the
>> mono-project website, but it is a community project.
>> You are probably looking for the package called modmono-opt
>> see also 
>> http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/tpokorra:/mono/xUbuntu_14.04/amd64/
>> for the available packages.
>> hope this helps,
>>    Timotheus
>> On 19 August 2014 14:15, Vladimir Dimitrov <vlad.dimitrov at gmail.com> 
>> wrote:
>>> Are there any plans on adding the libapache2-mod-mono package in the
>>> repository hosted by the mono-project website?
>>> The last working version shipped in Ubuntu is 2.10 which is pretty 
>>> old and
>>> buggy and the new Ubuntu 14.4 cannot even install that package. So 
>>> having
>>> that package available directly from the mono project would be great if
>>> possible.
>>> - Vladimir
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