[mono-vb] RE: [Mono-devel-list] Sln to make conversion
Tue, 15 Mar 2005 13:53:08 +0100
> -----Original Message-----
> From: email@example.com
> [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of JD Conley
> We have a pretty big set of .NET solutions/projects that we would like
> to build in the latest Mono and get running on Linux/OSX. They consist
> of C#, VB.NET, and one small C++ project that does some native Windows
> interfacing. At this point it's about .25 million lines of code. Is
> there a utility somewhere that can create a Mono "make" compatible
> environment: generate makefiles, etc? I'm assuming we may have to rip
> the C++ features out of the code to get a Mono version going at first
> (it's only a small subset).
You don't need to compile your solution with Mono to get it running
on Linux/OSX. We are building our Assemblies on .NET and they are
running under Mono just fine.
To get it running you must ensure that your assemblies are fully
managed (no C++) and compiled as Release.