[Mono-dev] Bug in mod_mono?

Joshua Tauberer jit at occams.info
Fri Jun 13 15:01:44 EDT 2008

Luciano _ wrote:
> Hi:
>     If this isn't a correct place to make this kind of question, about a 
> bug found in mod_mono, on Ubuntu (Server and Desktop 8.04) point me to 
> the correct place please.
> I've got now installed and running properly my apache with Mod_mono 2 
> (at least the samples works). But when i install, i add 
> mono+gtk+monodevelop and mono-apache-server2 and xsp2 and xsp2_base 
> (this are the names of the Ubuntu package on an official repository and 
> in the debian repository too) with aptitude.
> After the installation, all works great, except mod_mono. I try 
> everything, and finally found my solution in apache error log. 
> (/var/log/apache2/error.log). I found that mod_mono was calling 
> /bin/mod-mono-server and the real name was /bin/mono-apache-server2) I 
> finally resolve this by making a link (ln -s mono-apache-server 
> mono-apache-server2).
> Is this a mod_mono bug or maybe it is a bug from ubuntu package? (I 
> think that is a mod_mono error, beacause i try to compile from source 
> and i have the some problem.
> Do i fill a bug report?

That's a packaging problem on Ubuntu's end. The name mod-mono-server is 
hard-coded into mod_mono's source files.

Though, you can also get around the problem by using a MonoServerPath 
directive in httpd.conf and specify the path to mono-apache-server2.

- Josh Tauberer


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