Mono -- does it really need X11?
René J.V. Bertin
rjvbertin at gmail.com
Fri Feb 6 09:18:43 PST 2015
On Friday February 06 2015 11:33:22 Brandon Allbery wrote:
> The standard library includes the GUI components, and I don't think current
> versions make it very easy to split out just the C# compiler and basic
And I'd guess that C# doesn't make a lot of sense without being able to use GUI thingies.
However, Mono uses GTk2, no? And port:gtk2 can be built with +quartz which doesn't depend on X11 at all from what I can see.
However, gtk2+quartz and gtk2+x11 are currently incompatible, but that's probably not an issue for someone who apparently doesn't have any X11 ports installed at all.
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