Bug 2048 - Suggestion for improved macpack launcher script
Summary: Suggestion for improved macpack launcher script
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Tools
Classification: Mono
Component: xbuild ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: --- normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-11-16 06:40 UTC by Kenneth
Modified: 2011-12-22 19:18 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

The launcher file (2.93 KB, text/plain)
2011-11-16 06:40 UTC, Kenneth

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Description Kenneth 2011-11-16 06:40:01 UTC
The current macpack launcher script does not check for Mono and does not work when lauched from a read-only medium (such as a .dmg)

Attached is an improved version that uses the check+alternative launch from:

This script works in my tests, also when started from a .dmg
Comment 1 Kenneth 2011-11-16 06:40:41 UTC
Created attachment 893 [details]
The launcher file