[Mono-list] Linux environment for Mono

Miguel de Icaza miguel@ximian.com
20 Dec 2002 14:46:28 -0500


> Is there a document anywhere describing the environment variables that need
> to be setup?

The man pages for the different components document that (man mono, man
mcs, man monodis, man mono-config (1 and 5)).

> I am presently working with .Net on Windows, however, I am targeting the
> site I am working on to move to Linux and Mono in the future.  I would like
> to install Mono on RH 8.0 and begin to get familiar with the product.  I am
> not a Linux newbie, however, I do not have a great deal of experience with
> it.  I have worked with Unix off and on for many years.
> Any help would be greatly appreciated.

In practice, you do not need to set any environment variables, unless
you are doing a dual root/user installation or having more than one mono
runtime installed.