[Mono-dev] Cecil cannot read corlib
krapfenbauer at ict.tuwien.ac.at
Tue Jul 8 11:41:41 EDT 2008
Jb Evain wrote:
> On 7/7/08, Harald Krapfenbauer <krapfenbauer at ict.tuwien.ac.at> wrote:
>> I made some progress with the debugger on a MIPS platform.
>> Unfortunately, I'm facing a problem with the Cecil library currently.
>> When it tries to read the symbols of the corlib
>> (Cecil.AssemblyFactory.GetAssembly()), the following error occurs:
>> Cannot load symbol file `/usr/lib/mono/1.0/mscorlib.dll': Invalid XML
>> string: PermissionSet
>> Afterwards, null is returned.
>> What does this error mean? Do you have any suggestions how to track this
>> error down? I'm working with MDB 0.60, which uses Cecil 0.4.3.1. Where
>> can I get the source of this version of Cecil?
> The SVN version of mdb uses the SVN version of Cecil, which is located
> in mcs/class/Mono.Cecil
> But somehow, I tend to doubt this is the cause of the error, as Cecil
> on x86 perfectly reads and write the mscorlib.
You were right, the error occured in Mono itself and not in the Cecil
> Jb Evain <jb at nurv.fr>
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