[Mono-list] Like some help compiling Mono

Andy Hume andyhume32 at yahoo.co.uk
Tue Oct 9 05:40:28 EDT 2007

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> murthy.sudarshan
> Sent: 09 October 2007 01:04
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> Subject: [Mono-list] Like some help compiling Mono
> Hello,
> I need some help troubleshooting errors I get when I build 
> Mono
> FYI, I followed the instructions to build Mono found at 
> http://shana.iidbbs.com/en/mono_cygwin_tutorial.html
But not quite closely enough. :-,)  From there: "The make version that
comes with cygwin does not handle dos-style paths in pc files well, and
will cause **"multiple target patterns"** errors when compiling Mono."
That's the error you are seeing.

I don't know about the other bits.

> Making clean in dis
> make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/mono-'
>  rm -f monodis.exe monodis
> rm -rf .libs _libs
> test -z "libmonodis.a" || rm -f libmonodis.a rm -f *.o rm -f *.lo
> make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/mono-' 
> Making clean in mini
> make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/mono-'
> .deps/genmdesc-genmdesc.Po:1: *** multiple target patterns.  Stop.
> make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/mono-'
> make[1]: *** [clean-recursive] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/mono-'
> make: *** [clean-recursive] Error 1

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