[MonoDevelop] Copying files to output directory in MonoDevelop
m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com
Tue Dec 16 01:25:47 EST 2008
On Tue, Dec 16, 2008 at 12:10 AM, Erik Ylvisaker
<eylvisaker at physics.ucdavis.edu> wrote:
> Hi, I am using MonoDevelop version 2.0 alpha 2. I have a project with
> some images that should be copied to the output directory into a folder
> like [Output Path]/Images. They are in my project in an images folder,
> and I have them set to copy to output. However, they are just copied to
> [Output Path]. This same setup in the Visual Studio IDE worked for
> copying the images to the correct directory, and I thought it was the
> case with MonoDevelop 1.0 as well but I cannot test it to be sure. Is
> this a bug I should file, or the intended behavior? If this is the
> intended behavior, how does one insure that the files are copied to a
> subfolder of the output directory?
Could you file a bug? It seems I didn't check VS' behaviour well
enough when I implemented this.
As a workaround, you can instead use our "Deploy" feature, which is
much more flexible. Simply mark the file to deploy using the property
pad, and you can set target filename, patch, etc.
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