[MonoDevelop] MonoDevelop 0.5 won't edit

John D. Hardin jhardin@impsec.org
Mon, 2 Aug 2004 05:46:33 -0700 (PDT)

On Sat, 31 Jul 2004, Michal Harakal wrote:

> >> I've installed mono 1.0 and monodevelop 0.5 and the related packages
> >> from the Mono red carpet channel on a RH 9 system with Ximian Desktop
> >> 2 also from red carpet, and I'm having a problem: when I double-click
> >> on a .cs file in a project, the file is opened in the Nautilus file
> >> viewer, not in the MonoDevelop editor...
> >Can anybody help me out here? I'd love to try out monodevelop but this
> >is a brick wall.
> I had the same problem if charater '#' was in the path (e.g.
> \home\user\prj\app\ui\gtk#\filename.cs).

Confirmed, thanks. Removing the # from the directory name cured the

I submitted it as a bug to ximian, but it's been marked as a bug in
Gnome-VFS rather than a problem in monodevelop itself. No word on when
it'll be fixed.

So, warning to all: don't use # characters in names of directories
containing monodevelop projects...

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