Bug 12091 - [Windows]Unable to load android designer .axml file in XS.
Summary: [Windows]Unable to load android designer .axml file in XS.
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Android Designer ()
Version: 4.0.4
Hardware: PC Windows
: High major
Target Milestone: 4.0.5
Assignee: Lluis Sanchez
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-05-03 11:54 UTC by narayanp
Modified: 2013-05-06 12:23 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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

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Comment 1 PJ 2013-05-03 12:03:15 UTC
Lal, quick note - the right component here is 'Android designer'


Does this happen with the latest stable Android? (4.6.4). The Android designer is broken in VS on those versions of MFA, so it may just be contained to Android.

Basically, where is the regression?
Comment 2 Akhilesh kumar 2013-05-03 12:50:48 UTC
An update to above issue:

Regression Status:

This issue also exist with XS 4.0.5(build 2) and MFA 4.6.4(Stable).
This issue does not exist with XS 4.0.3-13(Stable) and MFA 4.7.5-86.
This issue also does not exist with XS 4.0.3-13(Stable) and MFA 4.6.4(Stable).
Comment 3 Lluis Sanchez 2013-05-03 13:38:59 UTC
Can you attach the XS log file?
Comment 4 Akhilesh kumar 2013-05-03 13:54:54 UTC
An update to above issue:
XS log:https://gist.github.com/atin360/365b0fc909bbcf021a36
Comment 5 PJ 2013-05-06 12:06:33 UTC
This was fixed by lluis in monodevleop-4.0.5-branch/4a08dc4a2f

The fix should be
Comment 6 Akhilesh kumar 2013-05-06 12:23:51 UTC
We have checked this issue with following builds:

Environment info:
Windows 7 and 8
MFA 4.7.4-14
GTK 2.12.21

Now this issue is working fine.So I am marking this issue as a VERIFIED FIXED.