Bug 40266 - System.Windows.Forms/Help.cs defaults to chmsee, and chmsee completely broke with latest xulrunner
Summary: System.Windows.Forms/Help.cs defaults to chmsee, and chmsee completely broke ...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: Windows.Forms ()
Version: master
Hardware: PC Windows
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Target Milestone: Community
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2016-04-10 23:08 UTC by Hin-Tak Leung
Modified: 2017-09-01 11:56 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Hin-Tak Leung 2016-04-10 23:08:07 UTC
Can we switch away from chmsee please? It seems to be flaky and unmaintained, and no longer works with current xulrunner.


I see System.Windows.Forms/Help.cs is hard-coded to default to chmsee at line 94 of

https://github.com/mono/mono/blob/master/mcs/class/System.Windows.Forms/System.Windows.Forms/Help.cs


See downstream chmsee bug discussion:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1325714