[Mono-list] Installing Windows service on Windows
erik at cederstrand.dk
Wed Nov 2 22:51:11 EDT 2011
Den 02/11/2011 kl. 16.36 skrev Robert Jordan:
> On 02.11.2011 16:20, Erik Cederstrand wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> (Newbie warning) I have created a test Windows Service using Mono 2.10.6 and MonoDevelop 2.8.1 on OSX and compiled it against .NET 4.0 to an executable. I then wanted to install it on my Windows 7 VM (Mono is not installed there) using InstallUtil.exe, but I get the following error.
>> PS F:\> C:\windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\InstallUtil.exe OneCalService.exe
>> Microsoft (R) .NET Framework Installation utility Version 4.0.30319.1
>> Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
>> Exception occurred while initializing the installation:
>> System.IO.FileLoadException: Could not load file or assembly 'file:///F:\OneCalService.exe' or one of its dependencies.
>> The parameter is incorrect. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070057 (E_INVALIDARG)).
>> Am I doing something unsupported? How do I create a Windows Service using Mono, and install it on a Windows machine that only has .NET installed?
> You did not provide any metadata necessary for InstallUtil.
> You must implement a System.Configuration.Install.Installer
> subclass and configure the service with
> You can find their docs (and samples) on MSDN.
Thanks, that's just what I needed.
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