[Mono-winforms-list] Totally Mono newbee wants to run VB.NEt app with linux

Rolf Bjarne Kvinge rolflists at ya.com
Tue Dec 16 11:18:39 EST 2008


> Hi,
> I'm the designer of a free software for a miniature strategy game (AT-
> 43) army buider. As I've designed this software with the tools I know
> I chose VB.Net to deal with it.
> Some screenshots
> http://rcommunity.nazgulworld.com/index.php?page=screen
> This software is worth
> - 6060 lines in business objects
> - 5160 lines in interface objects
> - 6050 lines codes generated by IDE
> - 1000 lines in external library
> Some of the community member asked for a OSX and Linux version of my
> software. As I've absolutely no knowledge, I decided to pass on that
> matter.
> But I've noticed Mono for a while, I think that could be the way to
> make a portable software for those OS.
> I've tried to run my software (compiled with VB.Net) with Mono. It
> loads not too bad but freeze and quit without any error message. 

How do you execute it? On linux or on windows? From the command line? 

> Further more, many strings aren't correct.

Screenshots would help here.


More information about the Mono-winforms-list mailing list