Bug 60891 - NuGet Mono.Posix.targets incorrectly uses Mac DLL on all none-Windows platforms
Summary: NuGet Mono.Posix.targets incorrectly uses Mac DLL on all none-Windows platforms
Status: RESOLVED ANSWERED
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: Mono.POSIX ()
Version: 5.4 (2017-06)
Hardware: PC Windows
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Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bill Holmes
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Reported: 2017-11-28 14:43 UTC by mkvonarx
Modified: 2018-04-02 08:42 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description mkvonarx 2017-11-28 14:43:50 UTC
NuGet Mono.Posix.targets has an incorrect comparison that results in the compiler trying to use the Mac DLL on all none-Windows platforms. Result: does not compile on Mono on Linux.

current value in Mono.Posix.targets (NuGet 5.4.0.201 at https://www.nuget.org/packages/Mono.Posix/):
      <HintPath Condition="'$(OS)' != 'Windows_NT'">$(MSBuildThisFileDirectory)mac\Mono.Posix.dll</HintPath>

should probably be (at least it works like this when I test it under Windows and under Linux; I cannot test under OSX):
      <HintPath Condition="'$(OS)' == 'OSX'">$(MSBuildThisFileDirectory)mac\Mono.Posix.dll</HintPath>

I couldn't find the file 'Mono.Posix.targets' on GitHub. Would have created a pull request otherwise.
Comment 1 Marek Safar 2018-03-13 16:22:15 UTC
Please use https://www.nuget.org/packages/Mono.Posix.NETStandard/ instead