[Mono-list] blogX in mono?

Gonzalo Paniagua Javier gonzalo@ximian.com
Wed, 14 Jan 2004 07:45:10 +0100

El mié, 14-01-2004 a las 07:28, Kyle Prestenback escribió:
>  I saw this mentioned on various boards, and shortly discussed a few
> months ago on this list, so it appears possible, but I have yet to be
> successful to get blogX successfully runnning in mono. I am currently
> running the october stable build of mono, so my woes may be entirely
> due to insufficient versions. I have been attempting to utilize the
> webclient of blogX through mono for a little while, and after making
> several alterations I was finally able to view a serverely broken
> representation of the aspx pages (I was forced to remove all of the
> 'Inherit=' tags, something which I assume shouldn't need to be done,
> nor actually solves the problem. Furthermore, I have had no succes
> getting the web services to run at all, the asmx will compile using
> mcs when signifying the assembly for the namespace and class
> associated with the service, yet when trying to use the service, an
> exception is thrown signifying that it can not locate the needed class
> or namespace. 
> What steps have you all done to get blogX running in mono? I have been
> a net developer for something near one year now, and would like to get
> involved with mono development, but need a little help getting
> started. I figure blogX is a fun enough place to start. (I have ran
> most of the included examples, so I'm wanting to branch into larger,
> more realistic apps.)

First step is to use something more recent. Use latest 0.29 release or,
if you can handle it, latest code from CVS.

I have a blogX around that works with mono, but may be Ben or Jackson
sent me a slightly modified version that copes with a few minor problems
(file name case and such). May be those fixes got to blogx developers...