[Mono-devel-list] gdiplus - chicken/egg problem ?
fawad at fawad.net
Wed Jan 21 10:50:11 EST 2004
That'll build the libgdiplus.dll.so in mcs/class/lib.
Marc Recht wrote:
> I'm working on the packages for NetBSD's pkgsrc (
> http://www.pkgsrc.org/ ) and stumbled across a problem from a
> packaging/package system POV: libgdiplus.dll.so. It only comes in
> binary form with the mono-* distribution. Building the mcs-*
> distribution isn't IMHO really an option either, since it requires an
> installed runtime first. In my case this would require the
> installation of the mono pkg, which would install the (complete) mono
> package - including *.dll and libgdiplus.dll.so. In other words:
> ./configure && make && make install. Then I'd need to install a mcs
> pkg which would overwrite parts of the mono pkg - eg. *.dll and
> libgdiplus.dll.so. This is not an option from a package system POV.
> Is this correct or did I miss something? Is there a way to install a
> minimal mono runtime which is suited to build mcs, but doesn't install
> conflicting/same files? Or is there a may to build libgdiplus.dll.so
> while buildling the mono runtime?
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