[Mono-docs-list] Documentation --- Book form!

Jonathan Pryor jonpryor at vt.edu
Thu Aug 18 07:08:44 EDT 2005

On Wed, 2005-08-17 at 21:08 +1000, warwick LAKE wrote:
> Help!..  I need the manuals to mono C#, something
> like..
> "The Idiots Guide To The Mono C# Compilor".

What *precisely* do you want to know about Mono C#?

The command line arguments are described within the man page, and are
100% compatible with Microsoft .NET's CSC.EXE.  You could therefore
use .NET's help files for CSC.EXE to use mcs (just replace `CSC.EXE'
with `mcs').

If you want the language syntax, there is the ECMA 334 standard which is
available as a PDF:


There are also numerous books on the C# language which should be
applicable toward C# (except for "external" class-library issues such as
System.Windows.Forms (being worked on), System.EnterpriseServices,

If you want something more Mono Specific, there is Cross
Platform .NET[1] and Mono: A Developers Notebook [2]:

[1]: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/1590593308/qid=1124363357/sr=8-1/ref=sr_8_xs_ap_i1_xgl14/103-0150258-8303018?v=glance&s=books&n=507846
[2]: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0596007922/qid=1124363407/sr=1-1/ref=sr_1_1/103-0150258-8303018?v=glance&s=books

 - Jon

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