Mono is an open source implementation of .NET that runs on many platforms, including Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows. This allows running .NET applications on platforms other than Windows with little to no modification.

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Where are you going for Mono hosting?

I'm ready to deploy and I want to get my ASP.net web service off of my home development server and out onto the internet. Who would you recommend for good, reliable Mono hosting? Doesn't have to be ...
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Howto install recent mono on a Linux distro other than Suse (e.g. Debian/Ubuntu)?

How does one go about installing a recent version of mono on a linux distro other than Novell's Suse? http://www.mono-project.com/Main_Page promises a "Linux" download, but they 'only' offer ...
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Setting up Mono/ASP.NET 4.0 on Apache2/Ubuntu: Virtual hosts?

I'm attempting to setup Mono/ASP.NET 4.0 on my Apache server (which is running on Ubuntu). Thus far, I've been following a few tutorials/scripts supplied here, and here. As of now: Apache 2.2 is ...
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Is Mono stable and fast enough for web production?

I am currently investigating for a new web application stack for my web server. C# looks great because it is a compiled language which seems to run quite well without too much CPU and does not ...
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Performance of IIS+ASP.NET vs (NGINX + FastCGI + Mono or XSP)?

How much requests each can handle? How many RAM needed? As I remember FastCGI are opened initialized processes, each can handle one request. What about multithreading?
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Installing mod_mono on Ubuntu: handler doesn't seem to get registered

I'm trying to install mod_mono on Apache 2 (Prefork MPM). I'm using Ubuntu Karmic, and just want an auto-hosting setup (so that any .aspx files are executed, similar to how PHP is normally setup). I ...
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Linux: Case-INSENSITIVE Filesystem

What methods are there to make the Linux filesystem case-INSENSITIVE ? I have asp.net applications developed on Windows, but there are always issues with capitalization/spelling on mono when putting ...
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ASP.NET Future on linux?

I was wondering. What do you guys think about ASP.NET future on linux? I dont know much about IIS and i know some things about linux. I dont want to program anything in php and while searching for ...
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Mono 2.11 on nginx using fastcgi-mono-server4 will not work

I have mono 2.11 set up with my nginx 1.0.15 webserver running on centos 6.2. I built it from source and xps2, xps4 and fastcgi-mono-server2 work as expected. The problem is when I try and run ...
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Upgrading my debian server to Wheezy just to install mono

I'm looking to use mod-mono-server4 so that I can run .NET 4.0 apps on mono. I'm currently running a debian server with squeeze with this mono version: $ mono --version Mono JIT compiler version ...
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Mono on Linux: Apache or Nginx

I'm developing an ASP.NET application that will be run under Linux/Mono for various reasons (mostly to stay away from IIS, quite frankly). Of course the first web server I had in mind was Apache. But ...
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stopping fastcgi-mono-server gracefully, website content updating with no need to restart it

I've been playing a lot recently with Mono 2.10.5 with .NET 4 and MVC 3 with razor views. I am now hosting my website with nginx and fastcgi-mono-server4 configured. Although the website is still not ...
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Install Mono ASP.NET on debian

I've been trying to install mono ASP.NET onto my debian VPS and I am unable to do so. I know I need mono which can support .NET 4.0 now. I am unsure if I need XSP and mod_mono, or just mod_mono. ...
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share a domain name beween php and mono

I've got a problem : I've got a dedicated server where I use three different domain names and php. Now, I've got a new website that I developped with asp.net. I installed mono, mod_mono and transfered ...
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What's the best server to use with ASP.Net on Mono? [closed]

I am reconfiguring my website from scratch and basically I want it to run Mono(well, ASP.Net inside Mono) According to the Mono Project there appears to be two options, Apache or Nginx. Which one ...
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What would be the easiest way to host an intranet Mono web application?

I've just finished migrating a lightweight Microsoft® .NET™ web application to Mono and now I'm looking for a straight-forward way to host such development on a (perhaps virtualized) Ubuntu 10.10 ...
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How do I install mozroots?

I downloaded the mozroots.1.gz file, but I don't know what to do with it. I'm trying to install some software that is asking me to set it up by: $ mozroots --import --sync
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How to uninstall an application which was installed from a Linux Installer?

My server is CentOS release 5.2 (Final). How do I uninstall an application which was installed from a Linux Installer, that is extension of type .bin? For example: I installed an application called ...
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Mono add in many trusted certificates

I thought SSL on mono didnt work since it always reported a decode error. Now i realize by default mono doesnt trust anyone. How do i add many trusted certificates? I seen this page which explains ...
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fastcgi-mono-server2 vs fastcgi-mono-server4

Not sure if this is a silly question or not. Basically I'm figuring out how to run Mono on Linux, and I'm a Linux no0b. I've got everything up and running, but confused about fastcgi-mono-server. ...
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How to add a new website to a fastcgi-mono-server4 process on nginx without having to restart existing websites?

I know this might be related but I have a script that loads fastcgi-mono-server for defined websites on a configuration file and I need to a new website to the pool without having to reload all ...
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Want to run asp.net 4 website on Ubuntu. Is it this simple?

Hello I'm a Windows guy and would like to build a small, portable, mini ITX web servers with free software. My application is ready. It's ASP.NET 4.0 connected to MySql 5. It runs on my Windows ...
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What is the best setup of mod_mono with more virtual hosts?

I have VPS on debian, where I want to host at least 20 virtual hosts running mono application. On PHP I was using mpm_itk to run each vhost under its own user (I thing it is good for security and ...
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Trying to run an ASP.NET MVC application using Mono on Apache with FastCGI

I have a hosting account with DreamHost and I would like to use the same account to run ASP.NET applications. I have an application deployed in a subdomain, a .htaccess with a handler like this: # ...
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Mono vs Wine for production

For Production Would you rather use Wine or Mono to run a .net application on Linux OpenSuse 11.
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Ubuntu Server 10.10 vs. Fedora Server 14 for Mono.NET app hosting in VM

Ubuntu Server 10.10 vs. Fedora Server 14 I want to create a web-server running Mono, MySQL 5.5 and OpenLDAP running as a VM (on VMWare Workstation). Searching “Ubuntu Server vs. Fedora Server” ...
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ASP.NET via mono on linux?

Has anyone tried running an ASP.NET project via mono on a linux server? Can it be done? was the performance good?
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Mono through FastCGI on nginx

I'm going through http://www.mono-project.com/FastCGI_Nginx and can't get it to work. The FastCGI server seems to be running. The following is from the error log: upstream sent unexpected FastCGI ...
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Installing Mono on Amazon Linux AMI

I am trying to setup an Amazon EC2 AMI (details) with Mono 2.8.2 on it by following this guide. I've run into a couple of issues with it. Issue One I get a Permission Denied error When I try to do ...
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How to install Mono XSP as a daemon on Debian?

I want XSP to run on my virtual Debian 5 as a daemon. How can I do that? I tried next: $ sudo cp /etc/init.d/skeleton /etc/init.d/xsp updated the script properly: ...
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Installing trunk Mono on Ubuntu

I am quite new to linux. I have to install Mono on a linux machine from souce code. I know the general method: read-instructions, install-dependencies, ./configure, make, make install. However this ...
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how to install mono xsp4 and fastcgi-mono-server4

Quick question - I'm on Debian squeeze, running nginx fine and installed mono fine. Now I want to host a .net4 web application and as I understand it I'll need fastcgi-mono-server4 (and xsp4 when ...
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apache2 mod_mono not working

I'm using Ubuntu 11.04 as a dedicated server. I installed mod_mono and mono-xsp2 on apache as described here. Apache serves .aspx or .asmx files as files, literally. I checked and mod_mono is enabled. ...
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Mono undefined reference to `locale_charset'

I am trying to compile mono from source and am getting this error. ../src/.libs/libeglib.a(libeglib_la-gunicode.o): In function monoeg_g_get_charset': /opt/mono-2.10.1/eglib/src/gunicode.c:312: ...
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ASP.NET, URL Rewriting and threads on Linux?

Right now converting my normal sql(ite) syntax into compatible MS Server syntax is driving me mad. My code seems to be mono compatible judging by MoMA. However in global.asax i start several threads ...
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Whats the easiest route to trying out mono 2.6?

We have several web applications built on Microsoft technologies (asp.net+mvc framework, built using VS2008, MS SQL Server). I have recently be playing with Ubuntu (9.10), installed using Wubi, and ...
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Does Mono need to be restarted after changing code files?

I have installed Mono under Apache and its working. My question is - Do I need to restart the mono service each time I make ANY change to any asp.net file under Apache, be this a .cs or even a ...
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Best way of updating my (non-critical) website? [closed]

Somehow I couldn't find a related question that quite fit me. Anyway, I run a small blog. When I first started my blog it had next to no traffic, now it receives a couple hundred views per day ...
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Basic Mono installation wont work

Am using a CentOS 5.3 box as prod server and am trying to get mono running there. after much sifting i managed to install version 2.10.2 via yum. i installed also xsp and mod_mono the same way and ...
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Mono on Apache 2.28 - vhosts does not function properly

I installed Mono on Windows 7, followed the instructions at http://www.mono-project.com/Using_Mono_on_Windows#Using_Mono_on_Windows and the command prompt worked. Mod_mono was added to httpd.conf, ...
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Install Appfabric on linux

I'm developing an asp.net mvc application with the intention to host on linux using mono. I want to use appfabric for caching but seeing as it is built into windows. I'm wondering if it can also be ...
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Nginx, how to set fastcgi_index to several values?

I'm using the nginx webserver on Linux for domain "example.com". I forward everything via fastcgi to fastcgi-mono-server4. Now, everything works fine, I just want to set several index pages, e.g. ...
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Best way to setup multi user environment for hosting Mono ASP.NET

I'am thinking now a few day's about whats the best way is to give many users access via FTP to my server to upload there ASP.NET apps and execute it safetly. I think I will use ProFTPD with mod-mysql ...
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ASP.NET, PostgreSQL, Mono, Ubuntu, Apache: Good idea?

I am a long-time Microsoft .NET developer. ASP.NET/MSSQL/IIS has been my bread & butter over the past 6 years. Now, I'm getting fond of the "lightweightness" of Ubuntu 10.xx server. I'm also ...
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Setting up (Mod_)Mono on Ubuntu 10 with Apache2

Can anyone give me links on some tutorials (or advice) for setting up Mono on Apache2 in Ubuntu? Most of what I found seems to be missing steps or isn't very clear. (Ended up left with a site that ...
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Can I use xsp2 instead of apache with mod_mono as my regular web server application?

The idea in my mind is because some part of my web application does not work functional under apache with mono,but fine under xsp2.I stuck in this problem for a week.May be the problem is ...
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Has anyone succeeded in installing Mono (the Linux .NET framework project) on the red hat enterprise?

Has anyone succeeded in installing Mono (the Linux .NET framework project) on the red hat linux enterprise?
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Why firstcgi mono server2 is not runing [closed]

firstcgi mono server is not running in windows. i am using this command fastcgi-mono-server2 /applications=localhost/ /socket=tcp:127.0.0.1:9000 where i am making mistake? Thanks
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Apache2 doesn't load module mod_mono - CentOS 6

I have compiled and installed Mono 3.0.6, XSP and mod_mono on CentOS, following mostly these instructions. My VHOST is configured as such: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerAdmin ...
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fastcgi-mono-server with Nginx is much slower than xsp4

We started testing our MVC4 app on xsp4 server compiled with mono-3.0.3, speed was enough and we decided to set up production fastcgi-mono-server4 (version 2.11.0.0) with nginx (1.2.6-r1). Single ...