[Mono-winforms-list] bug counts
David Cornelson (gmail)
david.cornelson at gmail.com
Mon Oct 2 15:23:40 EDT 2006
> Miguel de Icaza wrote:
> Well, Mono 1.1.next is always imminent.
> What we do need though, is good testing of Windows.Forms to make sure
> that no major bugs slip through.
So once that final bug is resolved and there is a consensus that WinForms
works as designed, what are the plans, if any, to simplify the packaging and
It's been awhile since I've tried to run Mono on Linux and I don't think
I've ever seen MonoDevelop functioning properly. I don't think I've ever
been able to cleanly install Mono in a Linux environment without needing to
know how to resolve dependencies (which can spiral out of control quickly).
I think the question I'm asking is this. Will Mono ever be packaged so that
a non-Linux developer, say a VB 6 developer or less-experienced C#
developer, might be able to throw RedHat, Fedora, Suse, or Debian up on a
computer and quickly start creating usable and cross-platform programs that
can be easily deployed?
This would be my goal. Get those VB programmers interested. Get the guy that
writes software for mom and pop businesses interested.
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