[MonoDevelop] Winform creator in MD

Michael Hutchinson m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com
Fri May 9 20:24:29 EDT 2008

On Fri, May 9, 2008 at 5:46 PM, Petit Eric <surfzoid at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2008/5/9 Michael Hutchinson <m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com>:
>  > SharpDevelop has had one for many years too. However, creating a
>  > winforms design surface is near-trivial compared with actually
>  > implementing all the framework's infrastructure, as Ivan was doing.
>  >
>  > AFAIK, the blocker on integrating it with MD was problems with the
>  > drag-n-drop between winforms and GTK.
>  Perhap's a good way should be to separate it from MD and just provide
>  as external tool associated to the .designer files like a mimes type

It's not that simple. The *.designer.{cs,vb.,boo,etc} files are used
for things other than winforms, e.g. ASP.NET and Moonlight.

Michael Hutchinson

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