[Mono-list] kernel support
Thong (Tum) Nguyen
Tue, 17 Jun 2003 17:35:59 +1200
That would break mono binaries on other CLIs though..
Try this: http://go-mono.com/tutorial/html/en/installation/linux.html
(bottom of the page)
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> To: George Farris
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> Subject: Re: [Mono-list] kernel support
> On Tue, 2003-06-17 at 16:08, George Farris wrote:
> > Does anyone know what the plans are for kernel support of mono
> > binaries? Right now a binary mono file shows as:
> > MS Windows PE 32-bit Intel 80386 console executable
> What command displays this??
> > This of course, is totally unacceptable on a Linux machine. I want
> > be able to run my binaries directly instead of through a shell
> Well, for executable file which starts with the byte sequence
> corresponding to "#!", the application loader will extract the
> characters up to the next linefeed, and start that application passing
> the "executed" filename as a parameter.
> This is most familiar from shell scripts, perl, etc., but it works for
> any "interpreter" and mono is an interpreter...
> So if
> the mono compiler inserts:
> at the start of each binary, and
> the mono runtime skips over these bytes when they occur at the start
> an executable
> then it should be possible to start mono executables as if they were
> I'm a real newbie to mono, so I don't know if this functionality
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