[Mono-osx] Help! - Uninstall on Mac OS 10.6.8

Uli Hertlein ulih at xdt.com.au
Tue Apr 3 00:19:22 UTC 2012

Hi Bart,

On 3/04/2012 06:58, Bart57266 wrote:
> I know nothing about Mono, but installed it today in order to run some
> software by Suunto, a watch maker. Now I need to uninstall.
> I ran this script in Terminal, as instructed at
> http://www.mono-project.com/Mono:OSX
> #!/bin/sh -x
> #This script removes Mono from an OS X System.  It must be run as root
> rm -r /Library/Frameworks/Mono.framework
> rm -r /Library/Receipts/MonoFramework-*
> for dir in /usr/bin /usr/share/man/man1 /usr/share/man/man3
> /usr/share/man/man5; do
>     (cd ${dir};
>      for i in `ls -al | grep /Library/Frameworks/Mono.framework/ | awk
> '{print $9}'`; do
>        rm ${i}
>      done);
> done
> Terminal is now displaying a new message every single time I hit enter.
> Given the fact that I have no idea what I'm doing, I'm hoping you will be
> able to tell me the next step. Terminal will remain open while I wait for
> help. Here are just a few of the lines I see. It is several screens full at
> this point, so I won't paste all of them:
> doneoverride rwxr-xr-x  root/admin for
> /Library/Frameworks/Mono.framework/Versions/2.10.9/bin/ccrewrite? override
> rwxr-xr-x  root/admin for

Are you running the script as root?  Something like:

'sudo ./UninstallMono.sh' (or whatever you've called the script)


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