Bug 14699 - Selecting a different device size (3.5 inch vs 4 inch) does not affect the simulator's device size
Summary: Selecting a different device size (3.5 inch vs 4 inch) does not affect the si...
Alias: None
Product: iOS
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Tools ()
Version: 7.0.0.x
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
: 14666 15103 15173 ()
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-09-12 15:55 UTC by PJ
Modified: 2013-11-29 07:52 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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

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Description PJ 2013-09-12 15:55:55 UTC
Steps to reproduce:

Deploy a template app to a 3.5 inch retina simulator
Change the deploy target to 4.0 inch retina simulator


Simulator should reflect the change to the deploy target


It does not



Xamarin Studio
Version 4.0.13 (build 17)
Installation UUID: 10b8a44b-c2b6-4e23-b9a4-5def960bd1be
	Mono 3.2.3 ((no/8d3b4b7)
	GTK+ 2.24.20 theme: Raleigh
	GTK# (
	Package version: 302030000

Apple Developer Tools
Xcode 5.0 (3332.22)
Build 5A1412

Version: (Business Edition)
Hash: 0a8e09c
Build date: 2013-11-09 18:30:09-0400

Version: 4.8.2 (Starter Edition)
Android SDK: /Users/pjbeaman/Library/Developer/Xamarin/android-sdk-mac_x86
	Supported Android versions:
		2.1   (API level 7)
		2.2   (API level 8)
		2.3   (API level 10)
		3.1   (API level 12)
		3.2   (API level 13)
		4.0   (API level 14)
		4.0.3 (API level 15)
		4.1   (API level 16)
		4.2   (API level 17)
		4.3   (API level 18)
Java SDK: /usr
java version "1.7.0_25"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0_25-b15)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 23.25-b01, mixed mode)

Xamarin.Mac: 1.6.13

Build Information
Release ID: 400130017
Git revision: 9d3c864000bbc3deeeab2d33b8858064218a7567
Build date: 2013-09-12 17:50:00+0000
Xamarin addins: 355501d9abe8db31f20fa902c393e0098d775176

Operating System
Mac OS X 10.8.4
Darwin dynamic-058.bos.xamarin.com 12.4.0 Darwin Kernel Version 12.4.0
    Wed May  1 17:57:12 PDT 2013
    root:xnu-2050.24.15~1/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64
Comment 1 Jeffrey Stedfast 2013-10-01 17:23:53 UTC
*** Bug 15103 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Jeffrey Stedfast 2013-10-01 17:49:57 UTC
This appears to be a bug in mtouch... we are launching mtouch with the following arguments:

-sdkroot "/Applications/Xcode.app/Contents/Developer" -launchsim "/path/to/MyApp.app" -argument=-monodevelop-port -argument=51481 -sdk "6.1" -device=iphone,retina

the result is that the Retina 4" simulator device is launched instead of the 3.5"
Comment 3 Sebastien Pouliot 2013-10-01 20:30:27 UTC
Fixed in 999873f20b0b6d8dfa2ff990a59db7761b67cfdc
Comment 5 Jeffrey Stedfast 2013-10-02 12:42:28 UTC
awesome, thanks Sebastien
Comment 6 Jeffrey Stedfast 2013-10-02 12:50:39 UTC
Xamarin Studio support implemented in git master
Comment 7 Jeffrey Stedfast 2013-10-03 12:28:00 UTC
*** Bug 15173 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 8 Sebastien Pouliot 2013-10-03 22:09:59 UTC
*** Bug 14666 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 9 Mohit Kheterpal 2013-11-29 07:52:55 UTC
Today we have checked this issue with following builds :

XS 4.2.1 (build 1)

Now we are able to deploy application on 3.5 inch and 4.0 inch retina successfully. We are able to see reflection in simulator.

Screencast : http://screencast.com/t/lw8Nifgu

Hence closing this issue.