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Created attachment 4087 [details]
Blank (abnormal) threads window when breakpoint is hit.
* Visual Studio 2012 Pro with Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
* Visual Studio 2012 Ultimate with Windows 8 Pro 64 bit
1. Open an Android project in Visual Studio
2. Set a breakpoint
4. When the breakpoint is hit, open the Threads window (Debug -> Windows -> Threads).
5. The threads are shown.
6. Stop the debugging
7. Debug again.
8. Breakpoint hit but Threads window is blank.
9. Restarting Visual Studio will make Threads window working again, but only in one debug session.
Created attachment 4088 [details]
Normal threads window when breakpoint is hit
Happens in two computers. Only happens in Android project. Doesn't happen in C# desktop project.
I hit this all the time.
Regression Status : Not a Regression.
This issue also exist with stable X.Android 4.6.08007.
This bug was targeted for a past milestone, moving to the next active non-hotfix milestone.
This is still happening. Further, it doesn't even work the first time for me. I can *never* see threads in Visual Studio, even after restarting Visual Studio.
I never see threads anymore either. Same thing with loaded modules. It makes debugging threading issues VERY difficult.
Now that I'm adding async/await to my app this is really hurting.
This bug is pretty major and already 2 years old. Any chance of getting a fix for this?
I have checked this issue with the latest stable build XVS 3.11.666 and observed that this issue still exist with this build. I observed that Visual Studio threads window only work in one debug session. However restarting Visual Studio will make Threads window working again, but only for one debug session.
Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2013
Version 12.0.31101.00 Update 4
Microsoft .NET Framework
Installed Version: Professional
Xamarin 3.11.666.0 (ebae43a)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and
Xamarin.Android 184.108.40.206 (5f55a9ef61c11b6ce0890bc91e4c71b1b92be214)
Visual Studio plugin to enable development for Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.iOS 220.127.116.11 (67b390d0d1bd741582cf7b7fd3ffea08583a3f83)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.
Please fix this.
Same issue here. Is there any way I could provide more info that would help fix the problem?
Updating the target milestone to C10.
This bug is now fixed. Marked as Resolved for verification.