[Mono-list] making gnome fhs-compliant

Miguel de Icaza miguel@ximian.com
20 Aug 2002 11:20:55 -0400


> I think we agreed with the pnet people to use /usr/share/assemblies
> (for lack of a better name).
> Note, though, that some assemblies (corlib, System) are specific to mono
> and will go into a mono-specific directory.
> We still need to implement this, though.

Actually, assemblies *might* contain system specific calls, even if we
have regularly tried to avoid that, so assemblies should live in
/usr/lib or something like that.

That being said, currently we only have a temporary solution.  The right
.NET way to support assemblies is to install them into the Global
Assembly Cache.  

Either we construct the GAC in /usr/lib/assemblies, or