[Mono-list] Windows installer - Take 3, a.k.a. "this should w ork for everyone"

Gonzalo Paniagua Javier gonzalo@ximian.com
Tue, 11 May 2004 12:48:07 +0200

El mar, 11-05-2004 a las 10:36, Dave Parsons escribió:
> Hi
> I tried the latest installer, from 
> http://primates.ximian.com/~gonzalo/tmp/mono-0.91-win32-5.exe
> But still get:
> C:\>mbas
> ** (C:\Program Files\Mono-0.91\lib\mbas.exe:680): WARNING **: Could not find
> ass
> embly Mono.GetOptions, references from C:\Program
> Files\Mono-0.91\lib\mbas.exe (
> assemblyref_index=1)
>      Major/Minor: 1,0
>      Build:       5000,0
>      Token:       0738eb9f132ed756

This is being tracked in:

Someone reported that at least mcs, ilasm and mono work from cmd.exe.
The last attempt at a working installer is


> What am I missing here? I am new to Mono, having used 0.31 before the beta,
> which installed and worked flawlessly.

Well, no one provided a win32 installer that works and I decided to use
the .nsi file in mono CVS to build the packages.Turned out that the
existing file generated installers were pretty broken and I'm trying to
build a good one and then reuse it for next releases. Hope to get it
soon with the feedback people is sending.