[Mono-list] Re: [Gtk-sharp-list] Dos window - when launchapponWin32 OS - how to remove it ?

Kornél Pál kornelpal at hotmail.com
Wed Jul 20 17:26:42 EDT 2005

I think we should add these functionalities to Mono.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Francisco T. Martinez"
To: "mono"
Cc: "Jonathan Gilbert"
Sent: Wednesday, July 20, 2005 10:48 PM
Subject: Re: [Mono-list] Re: [Gtk-sharp-list] Dos window - when
launchapponWin32 OS - how to remove it ?

> Kornél Pál wrote:
>> First of all I committed a patch as revision 47477 that calls
>> FreeConsole.
>> This results in a console window being created by Windows but will
>> disappear
>> in no time. As Mono is currently using batch files the console window
>> will
>> remain open because cmd.exe waits for the executable to finish.
> You really should look at MonoLaunch.
> There are two versions of this application launcher, one that will allow
> the console to show and one that does not. These executables were
> designed to have system wide visibility (their install location is
> listed in the global PATH). The monoLaunchW.exe for Gtk# apps that you
> may want to launch without the sometimes unsightly Win32 Console window
> and monoLaunchC.exe which is  intended for applications that want to
> have their output to stdout shown (great for debugging purposes).
> Currently there are a couple of project that are using this (for example
> http://xbgm.sourceforge.net/).
> You can find the Mono Runtime Selector for Windows (which includes the
> two monoluanch executables) at:
> http://forge.novell.com/modules/xfcontent/downloads.php/monowin32/Runtime%20selector
> Hope this helps.
> Paco
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