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1 Add the Mono repository to your system. The package repository hosts the packages you need, add it with the following commands. Note: the packages should work on newer Ubuntu versions too but we. Besides running on macOS, Mono is also compatible with Windows, Linux, BSD, Solaris and Android platforms, as well as game consoles such as Wii, Xbox 260 and PlayStation 3. Thus, Mono comes with both developer tools and the infrastructure required to run.NET client and server applications.
Xamarin allows developing Android applications using Mono. There is an addin for MonoDevelop that allows building Mono for Android applications with MonoDevelop on Mac and Windows. What is wd discovery.
Installing and updating the addin depends on the platform. The addin currently requires MonoDevelop 2.6 beta 1, which can be downloaded from the MonoDevelop download page.
To install the addin, open the Addin Manager using the Tools->Add-in Manager menu, go to the Gallery tab, open the Mobile Development section, and select the MonoAndroid development addin. Next, press the Install button and follow the installation through.
Installing the Addin
Mac For Xamarin Development
The addin is included in this updated release of MonoDevelop 2.6 beta 1.
It can also be obtained from the beta channel in the MonoDevelop Updater.
Updating the Addin
Xamarin Studio Mac
In general, the MonoDevelop Updater appears automatically when updates are available. However, to get updates for the beta you will have to set the update level to beta. Open the updater using the Help->Check for Updates window, and set the update level combo box to “beta”. You will then be offered any available updates to the MonoDevelop beta.