[Mono-list] Mono Success Stories?
Gonzalo Paniagua Javier
Sun, 11 Jan 2004 21:37:29 +0100
El dom, 11-01-2004 a las 20:55, Christian Birkl escribió:
> Hi all,
> I don't have a success story (yet), but since i don't know what
> to code right now i'm trying it till it's a success...
> I'm currently trying to get Microsoft's PetShop .NET (its answer to
> Suns PetStore (Java)) running with Mono and MySQL.
> First i thought the hardest part is to make PetShop database indepent
> since the first look to its source code offered the use of Sql* classes
> all over its bussiness object classes.
> But it was easier than i first thought since replacing all occurrances
> SqlParameter, SqlDbType, SqlDataReader with its interfaces
> DbType and IDataReader) did nearly everything i needed to make it db
> indenpendent. Last step was to rename the Components/Database.cs to
> MsSqlDatabase.cs, create a IDataBase interface and write a
> implementation which emulates the stored procedure calls with help of C#
> In a few hours i got PetShop running on MySQL and Windows XP/IIS
> (just the web interface not the XML RPC interface).
> But then i tried to run it with XSP, preciously with Apache2/mod_mono
> encounter some problems:
> * binaries compiled with Debug flag and windows csc.exe don't
> with mono-0.29 (that was easy to solve, just recompile with
> * The "Inherits" attribute in <%@ Page=...
> Inherits="PetShop.Web.Default.cs" ... %> stopped all
> aspx sites
> from working with XSP. I don't know if it's valid to refer to
> Codebehind class in the inherits attribute, but XSP compiles
> is imho correct) since you can't inherit from its own class.
> (Removing the Inherits attribute did the job though...)
The CodeBehind attribute is simply ignored. That's a VS.NET thing that
compiles that file for you and put the dll in bin directory.
> * But after successfull compilation i got a
> The requested value was not found in our AspParser:OnTagParsed
> It would be nice if the exception tells which Xml file and
> what enum
> value couldn't be resolved.
Can you file a bug report for this? Better if you get a simple test
case. Which page in PetShop is this for?
> So...before i start reading bugzilla and searching if those "bugs" are
> solved or not yet mentioned i wanted to ask if someone is currently
> on getting PetShop running on mono/xsp?
I run it some time ago using a MS SQL database and runningn xsp in
> Having a petshop.tar.gz which behavious like the one you can download
> microsoft.com with Nant.exe scripts instead of the "setup.cmds" which do
> e.g. DB generation would be a nice showcase for mono's development
> won't it?