[Mono-list] Installing latest mono on Debian 5.0.5

Christopher David Howie me at chrishowie.com
Fri Jul 9 09:57:44 EDT 2010

On 07/09/2010 03:05 AM, Andrus wrote:
> I tried but  svn does not exist. Then I tried
> apt-get install svn
> but got package not found error.

Because the package is subversion, not svn.  packages.debian.org is your

> Virtual server has 256 MB of RAM , 30 GB disk space, 64 bit . Can mono 
> compiled in this server ?

I don't see why it couldn't... more RAM would be better but it won't
cause any immediate problems during compilation.

> Where to find step by step instructions for vanilla Debian 5.05 ?

The general process I use is:

1. Run "./configure".
2. If this fails, install the package it needs and goto 1.
3. Run "make && make install".

Chris Howie

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