[MonoDevelop] MD no longer copying files to output directory?

jmalcolm malcolm.justin at gmail.com
Fri Jun 3 17:21:39 EDT 2011

IBBoard wrote:
> At the moment it looks like the latest MD (well, a trunk build from 
> yesterday evening GMT) isn't copying files marked "Copy to output 
> directory" to the output directory of anything other than the project 
> the files are in. I thought that MD used to copy those files to other 
> projects as well (e.g. copying files from a library into the folders of 
> the GUI that uses it).
> Am I going crazy and making things up, or did MD used to copy files from 
> libraries into the output folders of GUIs and other projects that 
> depended on them?

Given the note below from GitHub, I think you should perhaps try a newer

commit 3e12eb003467758ee3b8c42c72bd55bf95282468
Author: Lluis Sanchez Gual <lluis at novell.com>
Date:   Fri Jun 3 11:53:21 2011 +0200

    Copy output files from referenced assemblies to out dir
    Files with the Copy to Output flag from referenced libraries must be
    copied to the out dir. This used to work but was broken by recent


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