Bug 1187 - Help commands for build errors
Summary: Help commands for build errors
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: General ()
Version: Trunk
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: Low enhancement
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-10-03 07:43 UTC by Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT]
Modified: 2015-07-31 09:37 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2011-10-03 07:43:23 UTC
It would be useful to have "help" context menu command on build errors and warnings. These could be provided by an extension point for "BuildHelpProviders". These providers could inspect the the MSBuild "HelpKeyword" value on build errors, or the project type and error code, then provide an http or MonoDoc link.
Comment 1 Marek Safar 2011-11-15 11:37:38 UTC
Adding Bryan to the loop
Comment 2 Lluis Sanchez 2015-07-31 09:37:28 UTC
We already have such command, which does a web search on the error code.