As lupus said, I am working in this area right now and cleaning up a patch. However, what I currently have does not support exactly what you are describing. If you run a managed app or host the mono runtime you will be able to expose managed objects to unmanaged code as a COM object.
<br> However, I currently have no plans of exposing managed objects as COM servers in a standalone manner (i.e. by calling CoCreateInstance). Basically, I consider that a luxury not a requirement since mono can be easily hosted (and it raises a few other questions like which version of mono to use, what library to expose the COM entry points in, registry entries, etc). I do think you could easily host mono and expose your own version of CoCreateInstance to do what you need, if necessary.
<br><br>Thanks,<br>Jonathan<br><br><div><span class="gmail_quote">On 10/30/06, <b class="gmail_sendername">Paolo Molaro</b> <<a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>> wrote:</span><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">
On 10/29/06 Goldstein, Nachum (Jonathan) wrote:<br>> Does anyone have step-by-step instructions on how to build a COM server<br>> in mono, that can be installed on a Windows machine?<br><br>The current mono only supports using COM objects, not exposing managed
<br>code as a COM server, AFAIK. Jonathan Chambers is working on what you<br>need and he should have a patch ready shortly.<br><br>lupus<br><br>--<br>-----------------------------------------------------------------<br><a href="mailto:email@example.com">
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