[Mono-vb] Mbas doesn't compile

B Anirban banirban@novell.com
Mon, 02 Feb 2004 04:41:53 -0700

Hi Jochen,
Have you got ICU installed in your machine?
If not install it and compile mbas.
Then try compiling your program. It should work.

>>> "Jochen Wezel" <jwezel@compumaster.de> 02-Feb-04 5:03:24 PM >>>
Hi Rafael!

Maybe you already know that when compiling following lines with mbas,
get the attached error:
Public Module Test
Public Sub Main()
        System.Console.WriteLine ("Hello world!")
End Sub
End Module

The error:
[root@redhat mono-dev]# mbas test.vb
System.TypeInitializationException: An exception was thrown by the
initializer for Mono.MonoBASIC.Tokenizer --->
An invalid argument was specified.
in (unmanaged) /usr/local/lib/libmono.so.0(mono_raise_exception+0x1b)
in (unmanaged) /usr/local/lib/libmono.so.0 [0x400a8b91]
in <0x00084> System.Globalization.CultureInfo:Construct
in <0x00098> System.Globalization.CultureInfo:.ctor (string,bool)
in <0x00028> Mono.MonoBASIC.Tokenizer:.cctor ()
--- End of inner exception stack trace ---

in (unmanaged) Mono.MonoBASIC.Tokenizer:.ctor
in <0x0041c> Mono.MonoBASIC.Parser:parse ()
in <0x0005d> Mono.Languages.GenericParser:ParseFile (string)
in <0x0006f> Mono.Languages.GenericParser:Parse (string)

Compilation aborted
error BC5001: Program test.exe does not have an entry point defined
Compilation failed: 1 Error(s), 0 warnings

By the way: what about the automatic Imports? Does it work?

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