[Mono-winforms-list] Undefined Symbol error

Paul Johnson paul@all-the-johnsons.co.uk
Fri, 21 Jan 2005 09:23:33 +0000


> Thanks to Paul for helping me out yesterday with the hint on winelib.
> I installed winelib and got a basic hello world script to work on my 
> suse 9.2 box, but then I got the following error:

Winelib is dead. Gone. Forget about it. MWF doesn't use it or need it or
anything like that!

> mono: symbol lookup error: /usr/lib/libgdiplus.so: undefined symbol: 
> XML_ParserCreate
> when I tried to compile something a bit more involved.
> The soft link does exist. Is this because the rest of my mono 
> installation is based on the the latest mono suse 9.2 rpm's?

As the instructions say on my website - remove all of the rpms as they
screw things up - badly.

> Do I have install the entire mono package from source?

Yes. A mix of rpm and source is not a good idea.


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