[Mono-list] Windows.Forms on Debian

Peter Dennis Bartok peter@novonyx.com
Fri, 9 Apr 2004 10:46:24 -0600

It it's not findinging libwinnt.dll.so you do not have the latest code
installed on your system. You need (at least) the latest SWF dlls, but the
error indicates that you don't have them.


-----Original Message-----
From: "David Wright" <ichbin@shadlen.org>
To: <mono-list@lists.ximian.com>
Date: 08 April, 2004 20:54
Subject: [Mono-list] Windows.Forms on Debian

>I know that WinForms issues have been dealt with on this list before,
>but I was unable to find this one addressed.
>I am using the Debian packages of Mono 0.31; the libwine package is also
>installed. mcs has no problem compiling a simple WinForms app that uses
>When I first ran the resulting .exe, it complained about not finding
>libuser32.dll.so and libwinnt.dll.so. I could fix the first problem by
>creating a simlink
>    /usr/lib/libuser32.dll.so -> /usr/lib/wine/user32.dll.so
>But there is no winnt.dll.so in libwine or any other Debian package. If
>I map libwindt.dll.so to some random .dll.so, mono complains about
>failing to load the function PROCESS_InitWine, so apparently it's
>looking for whatever DLL contains that function. Can anyone here help?
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