[Mono-winforms-list] Winforms on OSX
monkey at jpobst.com
Thu Oct 23 11:11:26 EDT 2008
I think it has to be installed to run winforms apps because we still use
a few pieces out of it. However, you do not need to actually start an
X11 terminal window to run apps. Just having it installed is enough.
> Thanks for that info Jonathan.
> I'm a bit puzzled now, as to why the current 2.0 OSX download page still
> "Gtk# and System.Windows.Forms applications require X11. Installing on a
> machine without X11 installed will result in errors during install, and
> these components will not function correctly."
> Does this mean that only the installer requires X11?
> Jonathan Pobst wrote:
>> The old non-native driver required you to install X11 and run your
>> application using X11. The native driver uses native OSX libraries and
>> does not require you to run X11.
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