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I'm new to ubuntu and tying to install latest mono on ubuntu. When I issued the command

make get-monolite-latest

but i got this error message

rm -fr /home/avalon/monobuild/mono/mcs/class/lib/monolite-* mkdir -p
    /home/avalon/monobuild/mono/mcs/class/lib test ! -d
    /home/avalon/monobuild/mono/mcs/class/lib/monolite || test ! -d
    /home/avalon/monobuild/mono/mcs/class/lib/monolite.old || rm -fr
    /home/avalon/monobuild/mono/mcs/class/lib/monolite.old test ! -d
    /home/avalon/monobuild/mono/mcs/class/lib/monolite || mv -f
    /home/avalon/monobuild/mono/mcs/class/lib/monolite
    /home/avalon/monobuild/mono/mcs/class/lib/monolite.old cd
    /home/avalon/monobuild/mono/mcs/class/lib && { (wget -O-
    http://storage.bos.xamarin.com/mono-dist-master/latest/monolite-110-latest.tar.gz
    || curl
    http://storage.bos.xamarin.com/mono-dist-master/latest/monolite-110-latest.tar.gz)
    | gzip -d | tar xf - ; }
        --2014-01-07 07:51:57--  http://storage.bos.xamarin.com/mono-dist-master/latest/monolite-110-latest.tar.gz
    Resolving storage.bos.xamarin.com (storage.bos.xamarin.com)...
        198.0.162.157 Connecting to storage.bos.xamarin.com (storage.bos.xamarin.com)|198.0.162.157|:80... connected. HTTP
    request sent, awaiting response... 404 Not Found 2014-01-07 07:51:59
    ERROR 404: Not Found.

        /bin/bash: curl: command not found

        gzip: stdin: unexpected end of file tar: This does not look like a tar archive tar: Exiting with failure status due to previous
    errors make:
        *** [get-monolite-latest] Error 2

Someone said the latest version of monolite is now 111 not 110 anymore but i don't know how to apply the link changes to "make get-monolite-latest" command to install monolite compiler

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You can override the URL with command line argument:

make monolite_url=http://storage.bos.xamarin.com/mono-dist-master/latest/monolite-111-latest.tar.gz get-monolite-latest
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Also note that in version 111, gmcs.exe was renamed to basic.exe

So run:

make EXTERNAL_MCS="${PWD}/mcs/class/lib/monolite/basic.exe"
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Me too have faced the same issue now. And found that url is down and changed to something else.

Solution is from make file I took this commands

cd $(mcslib) && { (wget -O- $(monolite_url) || curl $(monolite_url)) | gzip -d | tar xf - ; }
cd $(mcslib) && mv -f monolite-* monolite

I modified it and ran them on shell. by replacing the $(mcslib) with the path of my mono source's mcs lib.
And $(monolite_url) with the correct url.

So in my case path was /home/ubuntu/softwares/mono

cd /home/ubuntu/softwares/mono/mcs/class/lib && { (wget -O- http://storage.bos.xamarin.com/mono-dist-master/latest/monolite-111-latest.tar.gz|| curl http://storage.bos.xamarin.com/mono-dist-master/latest/monolite-111-latest.tar.gz)| gzip -d | tar xf - ; } 
cd /home/ubuntu/softwares/mono/mcs/class/lib && mv -f monolite-* monolite

and then you can run

make EXTERNAL_MCS="${PWD}/mcs/class/lib/monolite/gmcs.exe"

hope this will solve your issue as well.

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