Version 16 (modified by nerdzero, 6 years ago)

update status of mac support


MonoDevelop is the IDE for the Xamarin Mono project. It was initially created as a fork of #develop.

It has its own site at

We have an add-in to provide Cobra support including syntax highlighting, compilation and interactive debugging:


Discussion at:

Windows Users

If you are running 64-bit Windows, you'll need to install Cobra targeting the x86 platform. See the addin installation instructions for details.

Mac Users

Support for installation of the addin on Mac was recently added. Testing the addin and reporting your results on the forums or the issues list on GitHub? would be appreciated.

Ubuntu Users

If you're on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and using MonoDevelop 2.8, you can either update to MonoDevelop 3.0 via this PPA:

Build the latest MonoDevelop from source:

Or you can download a snapshot of the 2.8 addin code:

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