[Mono-list] Alternative IDE for windows

Ian Norton-Badrul ian.norton-badrul at thales-esecurity.com
Thu Dec 23 07:48:37 EST 2010

On Thu, Dec 23, 2010 at 12:46:43PM +0000, Omar Campos wrote:
>    Hi everyone,
>    I'd really like to use Mono on Windows as an alternative to C# express
>    from MS, and while the MonoDevelop IDE runs fine on my home computer, on
>    my work computer which has 1 GB of RAM doesn't work correctly, and in
>    fact, causes the whole system to slow down to a halt. Is there a less
>    resource expensive IDE that I can use (preferrably with integrated GUI
>    editor)?

Hi Omar,

That sounds odd, MD 2.4 works very well and very quickly on my home machine
(only 1GB). It consumes far less resource than visual studio (express or

What version do you have? Have you tried the monodevelop list?


Ian Norton
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