[Mono-dev] Error trying to compile mono on CentOs 5 (Mono-devel-list Digest, Vol 123, Issue 6)

Andres G. Aragoneses knocte at gmail.com
Wed Jul 15 18:05:29 UTC 2015

On 14/07/15 10:41, Timotheus Pokorra wrote:
> Hello,
>>> TP> please also install the package mono-opt-devel. That includes
>>> TP> /opt/mono/lib/libMonoPosixHelper.so, I just checked.
>> Despite naming conventions, libMonoPosixHelper.so is definitely a runtime
>> package, not something belonging in a -devel
> I tried to work around that with
> https://en.opensuse.org/openSUSE:Packaging_checks#Suppressing_False_Positives
> but did not get it to work.
> I have now changed my spec file, so that only OpenSUSE packages will
> build mono-opt and mono-opt-devel, and all other RPM distros will just
> build a mono-opt.
> I hope this clears up some of the confusion...

Why not include libMonoPosixHelper in the mono-opt package, instead of 
removing the mono-opt-devel package?

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