[Mono-list] SqlSharpGtk - doesn't work in Mono1.0.6 windows install.

Daniel Morgan danielmorgan@verizon.net
Tue, 08 Mar 2005 18:52:57 -0500


It appears you are missing Mono.Data.dll which contains the 
ProviderFactory that SQL# For GTK# needs.

You can go here to download the Mono.Data.dll that you need.

Copy the file to:


This is needed only if you plan to compile an app that uses Mono.Data.dll

To get it to work with the Mono runtime, you need to do either of the 

1. add it to the GAC (Global Assembly Cache) via gacutil.  Make sure 
you're in a Mono Command Prompt.

    gacuil -i Mono.Data.dll

2. copy the file to the same place with sqlsharpgtk.exe is located: in 


Innes MacKenzie wrote:

>I installed mono 1.0.6 for windows (using the installer) and tried
>running the Sqlsharpgtk application from the Mono-1.0.6 command
>The app didnt start, and the following output was produced:
>Mono version 1.0.6 Build 1
>Prepending 'D:\PROGRA~1\MONO-1~1.6\bin' to PATH
>D:\WINDOWS\Fonts>cd "\Program Files\Mono-1.0.6"\bin
>D:\Program Files\Mono-1.0.6\bin>sqlsharpgtk.bat
>** (D:\PROGRA~1\MONO-1~1.6\lib\sqlsharpgtk.exe): WARNING **: Could not find asse
>mbly Mono.Data, references from D:\PROGRA~1\MONO-1~1.6\lib\sqlsharpgtk.exe (asse
>     Major/Minor: 1,0
>     Build:       5000,0
>     Token:       0738eb9f132ed756
>System error: No such file or directory
>cannot open assembly D:\PROGRA~1\MONO-1~1.6\lib\sqlsharpgtk.exe
>D:\Program Files\Mono-1.0.6\bin>
>I searched for an assembly named Mono.Data.dll but could not find one.
>Can anyone shed light on what's going wrong?