[Mono-osx] Mono 2.4.2 installation steps.
ajorgensen at novell.com
Fri Jun 26 13:24:40 EDT 2009
1) The 1.0 profile VB does seem to be missing from the mac installer. I will try to fix that before we release. Are you sure you need the 1.0 profile assembly?
2, 3) Geoff seems to have answered your questions.
>>> Geoff Norton <gnorton at novell.com> 6/26/2009 10:02 AM >>>
On 26-Jun-09, at 11:59 AM, iamphi wrote:
> Hello list,
> I have tried the installer for Mono 2.4.2 preview 2, and RC 1 dmg and
> encounter problems with both releases. The problems are:
> 1) Microsoft.VisualBasic is not included. I resolved this issue by
> the library from my Mono 2.4
Can you look into this.
> 2) glib is not included. The solution provide by Andrew Jorgensen
> Novell was to install the CSDK package found here:
glib certainly is included, mono wouldn't run without it. The
development headers are not included by default, which is why you need
> 3) I had execute 'pkg-config mono.pc' myself. I don't know if this
> is a
> standard step or not. I don't have much experience with pkg-
> configure. I
> am using pkg-config packaged with mono.
This does absolutely nothing.
> I encountered these problems because I need MS.VB and to embed
> mono. So is
> Mono 2.4.2 going to be distributed differently from 2.4 with all the
If you want to embed, you'll need the CSDK to do your development.
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