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hey !
can someone help me to know how generate a .exe file from a c# program?
i tried these codes , but its not succesfull
AppDomain ad = AppDomain.CurrentDomain;
System.Reflection.AssemblyName an = new System.Reflection.AssemblyName();
an.Name = "Childprogram";
System.Reflection.Emit.AssemblyBuilder ab = ad.DefineDynamicAssembly(an, System.Reflection.Emit.AssemblyBuilderAccess.Save);
System.Reflection.Emit.ModuleBuilder mb = ab.DefineDynamicModule("testmodule", "Childprogram.exe");
System.Reflection.Emit.TypeBuilder tb = mb.DefineType("testtype", System.Reflection.TypeAttributes.Public);
System.Reflection.Emit.MethodBuilder metb = tb.DefineMethod("hi", System.Reflection.MethodAttributes.Public | System.Reflection.MethodAttributes.Static,null, null);
            System.Reflection.Emit.ILGenerator ilg = metb.GetILGenerator();
            ilg.EmitWriteLine("hiii worrld");
but it gives an error :
Type 'testtype' was not completed.
what is problem?
i also tried these codes :
Microsoft.CSharp.CSharpCodeProvider cscp = new Microsoft.CSharp.CSharpCodeProvider();
System.CodeDom.Compiler.CompilerParameters cp = new System.CodeDom.Compiler.CompilerParameters();
cp.GenerateInMemory = false;
cp.GenerateExecutable = true;
cp.OutputAssembly = "Childprogram.exe";
System.CodeDom.Compiler.CompilerResults cr=  cscp.CreateCompiler().CompileAssemblyFromFile(cp, @"a.cs");
if (cr.Errors.Count > 0)            MessageBox.Show(cr.Errors.Count.ToString()+cr.Errors[0].ToString()+cr.Errors[0].FileName);
but this one give me error to that is saying i dnt have a static main method in Childprogram.exe !
wheras this is my sourcefile code :
using System;
namespace RDPCracker
    static class Program
        	static void Main()
what is problem?
very thanks to spend time for me!
Posted 20-Apr-13 8:07am

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but this one give me error to that is saying i dnt have a static main method in Childprogram.exe !
And it has right!
Look at the hello world app here:[^]
See the difference?
Your class and main method is static, but not public!

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