[Mono-list] Configuring and making Mono Runtime

Richard Anthony Hein 935551@ican.net
Mon, 10 Sep 2001 16:46:01 -0400

I haven't done this for awhile (and I haven't much of a clue), as I have
been trying to get my system all set up with Debian Sid, reinstalling
Windows 2K (registry got screwed), and other stuff that has occupied my

The last time I installed the Mono runtime, things worked fine.  Now it
seems that the instructions on  http://www.go-mono.com/download.html are not
correct.  I added the step of running autoconf before ./configure (as just
running ./configure first results in a path or file not found error).

What am I doing wrong or missing here?

rahein@K6 ~/mono
$ autoconf
configure.in:16: warning: AC_TRY_RUN called without default to allow cross

rahein@K6 ~/mono
$ ls
AUTHORS  ChangeLog    NEWS    autogen.sh  configure.in  libffi  notes
CVS      Makefile.am  README  configure   doc           mono    runtime

rahein@K6 ~/mono
$ ./configure --prefix=//c/mono
creating cache ./config.cache
./configure: 523: Syntax error: word unexpected (expecting ")")


Richard A. Hein