Bug 4041 - MonoDevelop failed to compile a library!
Summary: MonoDevelop failed to compile a library!
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: iOS add-in ()
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: --- normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeffrey Stedfast
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-03-22 17:33 UTC by Nic Wise
Modified: 2012-03-22 19:56 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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

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Description Nic Wise 2012-03-22 17:33:41 UTC
This is in

Same same here.

Build complete -- 0 errors, 9 warnings

Building: Common (TestFlight|iPhone)
Performing main compilation...
/Developer/MonoTouch/usr/bin/smcs /noconfig "/out:/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/bin/iPhone/TestFlight/Common.dll" "/r:/Developer/MonoTouch/usr/lib/mono/2.1/System.dll" "/r:/Developer/MonoTouch/usr/lib/mono/2.1/System.Xml.dll" "/r:/Developer/MonoTouch/usr/lib/mono/2.1/System.Core.dll" "/r:/Developer/MonoTouch/usr/lib/mono/2.1/monotouch.dll" "/r:/Developer/MonoTouch/usr/lib/mono/2.1/System.Xml.Linq.dll" "/r:/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/libs/ATMHud.dll" "/r:/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/libs/TestFlight.dll" "/r:/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/extern/MonoTouch.Dialog/MonoTouch.Dialog/bin/iPhone/Release/MonoTouchDialog.app/MonoTouch.Dialog.dll" /nologo /warn:4 /optimize- /codepage:utf8 /t:library "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/HUDStatusViewController.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/HUDSyncProgress.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/BaseSyncProgress.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/Common.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/Reachability.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/WebViewController.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/LoadingHUDView.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/ExtensionMethods.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/Threading.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/AtmHudManager.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/ATMHudSyncProgress.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/CookieAwareWebClient.cs" "/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/Common/StopWatchManager.cs" 
Compilation failed: 1 error(s), 0 warnings

error CS0006: Metadata file `/Users/nic/code/git/MicroAgent/extern/MonoTouch.Dialog/MonoTouch.Dialog/bin/iPhone/Release/MonoTouchDialog.app/MonoTouch.Dialog.dll' could not be found

MonoTouch.Dialog isn't an app - it's just a DLL...


On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 17:22, Chris van Wyk <chris@jib.co.za> wrote:
> Hi there,
> I've installed the MonoDevelop from the Beta channel and I've run
> into the following problem:
> Error CS0006: Metadata file
> `/Users/chris/Projects/Products/Auction/Auction.Core/bin/Debug/AuctionCoreMT.app/Auction.Core.MT.dll'
> could not be found (CS0006) (Auction.iOS)
> The project Auction.iOS is referencing a dll from AuctionCore.MT, but since
> AuctionCoreMT.app does not exist the build fails.
> The same behavior is seen running the MWC sample from mobile-samples:
> Error CS0006: Metadata file
> `/Users/chris/Projects/iPhoneDevelopment/mobile-samples/MWC/MWC.Core/bin/iPhoneSimulator/Debug/MWCCoreMT.app/MWCCoreMT.dll'
> could not be found (CS0006) (MWC.iOS)
> Advise for a work around apreciated.
> Best regards,


On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 17:34, johnHolmes <francesco.colombo@gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm facing the same issue :( HEEEELP
Comment 1 Nic Wise 2012-03-22 17:40:43 UTC
Just tried to go back to (yay for leaving old builds on monodevelop.com!). Works perfectly.
Comment 2 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-03-22 19:56:52 UTC
Fixed in master and the 2.8.8 branch.