[Mono-list] namespace System.Windows.Forms cannot be found

Danny Brugman dbrugman@xs4all.nl
Wed, 13 Apr 2005 13:18:52 +0200

Hi Jordi,

Indeed, this did the trick.

Many thanks,


Jordi Mas wrote:
> El dc 13 de 04 del 2005 a les 11:37 +0200, en/na Danny Brugman va
> escriure:
>>This might be a real beginners-question, but I couldn't
>>find an answer anywhere on the internet, nor in the
>>gnome documentation / Windows Forms home page.
>>Issue is that I try to compile a very simple hello-world
>>winforms application (Linux, Fedora FC3). I installed
>>mono 1.1.6 + winforms rpm + all required dependencies
>>(libgdiplus, cairo, etc), and I see a System.Windows.Forms
>>directory in '/usr/lib/mono/gac/'.
>>After invoking mcs I get the following error:
>>hello.cs(2) error CS0234: The type or namespace name `Windows' could not 
>>be found innamespace `System'
> Try
> mcs programa.cs -r:System.Windows.Forms -r:System.Drawing
> Leave the System.Drawing reference, you may also need it.
> Jordi,