[Mono-list] Mono build failing with error in file reflection.c

Paolo Molaro lupus at ximian.com
Thu Feb 8 09:43:54 EST 2007

On 02/07/07 Andreas Schuler wrote:
> I am using the latest mono release (1.2.3) and I am getting an error 
> when I try to build a library of about 70 files. I am using the latest 
> version of NAnt. Here's the output:
>       [csc] ** ERROR **: file reflection.c: line 1912 
> (property_encode_signature): assertion failed: (p - buf < size)
> Has anyone seen a similar error before? Where is that file reflection.c 
> coming from, is this part of mono and if so, what does this assertion 
> mean? I have been chasing this problem for a few versions of mono now, 

Did you file a bug report?

> needless to say that the same lib builds fine in Visual Studio (no 
> warnings). Any help would be greatly appreciated.

The issue should be fixed in svn so you may want to try that or file a
bug report with a test case that we can use to reproduce the issue.


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