[MonoDevelop] resgen tool in Linux

Kirk Marat kirk_marat at umanitoba.ca
Fri Oct 9 18:17:54 EDT 2009

> The issue on Windows is already fixed.
My MD for Windows seems to be the latest version (MonoDevelop-2.2.b1.msi).  Is the fixed version 

> On Linux, the problem may be that
> you don't have the 'mono-devel' package installed. This may be a
> packaging issue, since mono-devel should be required.

My MD version is the latest available through the "1-click" install on the web site.  My mono 
version is the latest mono-stable available with "zypper".  I see that there is a separate rpm for 
mono-devel.  I tried downloading this separately but it requires a glib2 (not in the repository??) 
as a prerequisite.


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Subject: Re: [MonoDevelop] resgen tool in Linux

> Lluis.
> El dc 07 de 10 de 2009 a les 17:22 -0500, en/na Kirk Marat va escriure:
>> A number of MonoDevelop users (including myself) have noted problems with the resgen tool
>> (resgen.exe) when trying to port a Visual Studio project to MonoDevelop under Windows.  Since my
>> reason for using MonoDevelop is to port my project (C#, Windows Forms) to Linux and possibly 
>> MacOS
>> X, I thought I would try to see what would happen with MD 2.0 on openSUSE 11.1.  What happens is 
>> I
>> get essentially the same problem, with an error message like:
>> ApplicationName = 'resgen2', compile line = '/....... etc.
>> Am I missing something here? or is this a problem for which I will have to wait for a later 
>> release.
>> FWIW, the Visual Studio compiled executable will actually run on openSUSE under Mono, but there 
>> are
>> a few rough edges that I have to iron-out.

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