Bug 14808 - The iOS tool set produces a continual series of exceptions in the Output window
Summary: The iOS tool set produces a continual series of exceptions in the Output window
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: iOS ()
Version: 1.3.x
Hardware: PC Windows
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-09-17 12:16 UTC by Jon Goldberger [MSFT]
Modified: 2015-07-21 10:33 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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

Log Files (158.67 KB, application/zip)
2013-09-17 12:16 UTC, Jon Goldberger [MSFT]

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Description Jon Goldberger [MSFT] 2013-09-17 12:16:16 UTC
Created attachment 4912 [details]
Log Files

I'm having trouble with Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android running in 
Visual Studio 2012 on Windows 8. I have a solution that contains an 
Android project, an iOS project, and a website project.
I'm experiencing the following issues:

*Continual exceptions in the Output window
*The iOS tool set produces a continual series of exceptions in the 
Output window, making it completely unusable for debugging my own 
application. These exceptions are logged at a rate of about two or three 
a second while the application is running, irrespective of whether an 
iOS project is running, and irrespective of whether the solution even 
contains an iOS project.
Firstly, this exception should not be being logged as it does not appear 
to be significant.
Secondly, Xamarin.Android is smart enough to create it's own output 
window buffer for the purposes of it's own internal logging. Xamarin.iOS 
should do the same.

Mono.VisualStudio.Extension.Commands.VsCommandExtensionAdapter Error: 0 : Command could not determine its current status due to an unexpected exception. Please check the output window for additional information.
System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException (0x80020003): Member not found. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80020003 (DISP_E_MEMBERNOTFOUND))
at EnvDTE.Project.get_FileName()
at Mono.VisualStudio.Extension.ProjectInterfaceConverters.ToHierarchy(Project project)
at Mono.IOS.VisualStudio.Utilities.Helpers.IsBuildIPAEnabled(Project project)
at Mono.IOS.VisualStudio.Commands.ShowIPAFileInFinder.QueryStatus(IMenuCommand command)
at Mono.VisualStudio.Extension.Commands.VsCommandExtensionAdapter.OnBeforeQueryStatus(Object sender, EventArgs e)


Version info:
Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2012
Version 11.0.60610.01 Update 3
Microsoft .NET Framework
Version 4.5.50709

Installed Version: Professional

LightSwitch for Visual Studio 2012   04938-004-0033001-02566
Microsoft LightSwitch for Visual Studio 2012

Team Explorer for Visual Studio 2012   04938-004-0033001-02566
Microsoft Team Explorer for Visual Studio 2012

Visual Basic 2012   04938-004-0033001-02566
Microsoft Visual Basic 2012

Visual C# 2012   04938-004-0033001-02566
Microsoft Visual C# 2012

Visual C++ 2012   04938-004-0033001-02566
Microsoft Visual C++ 2012

Visual F# 2012   04938-004-0033001-02566
Microsoft Visual F# 2012

Visual Studio 2012 Code Analysis Spell Checker   04938-004-0033001-02566
Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2012 Code Analysis Spell Checker

Portions of International CorrectSpell™ spelling correction system © 1993 by Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products N.V. All rights reserved.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Third Edition Copyright © 1992 Houghton Mifflin Company. Electronic version licensed from Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products N.V. All rights reserved.

Windows Phone SDK 8.0 - ENU   04938-004-0033001-02566
Windows Phone SDK 8.0 - ENU

Cobisi.RoutingAssistant   1.0

Color Theme Designer   1.0
Designer for creating new color themes

IdentityAndAccessVSPackage   1.0
Identity and Access VS Package

JetBrains dotCover 2.5   Full Edition build 2.5.574.60 on 2013-09-04T12:55:00
JetBrains dotCover 2.5 package for Microsoft Visual Studio. For more information about dotCover, visit http://www.jetbrains.com/dotcover/. Copyright © 2009–2013 JetBrains, Inc.

JetBrains ReSharper 8.0.1   C# Edition build 8.0.1000.2286 on 2013-09-04T21:18:00
JetBrains ReSharper 8.0.1 package for Microsoft Visual Studio. For more information about ReSharper, visit http://www.jetbrains.com/resharper/. Copyright © 2003–2013 JetBrains, Inc.

jslint.VS2012   1.0
Adds JSLlint support into Visual Studio

Microsoft .NET Micro Framework v4.3   
Microsoft .NET Micro Framework SDK v4.3

Microsoft Advertising SDK for Windows Phone   6.2.923.0
Microsoft Advertising SDK for Windows Phone
Build 6.2.923.0

Microsoft XNA Game Studio   4.0
Microsoft XNA Game Studio 4.0
Build 4.0.40906.0

Node.js Tools for Visual Studio   0.1
Provides support for editing and debugging node.js applications.

NuGet Package Manager   2.7.40808.167
NuGet Package Manager in Visual Studio. For more information about NuGet, visit http://docs.nuget.org/.

PowerGUIExt   1.0
PowerGUI integrated into Visual Studio.

PreEmptive Analytics Visualizer   1.0
Microsoft Visual Studio extension to visualize aggregated summaries from the PreEmptive Analytics product.

SQL Server Data Tools   11.1.20627.00
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools

Visual Studio 11 Editor Extension   1.0
Information about my package

VisualSVN   3.5.0
Integration with Subversion version control. For more information about VisualSVN, see the VisualSVN website at http://www.visualsvn.com
Copyright © 2005-2013 VisualSVN Ltd. All rights reserved.

VSColorOutput   1.4.3
Color output for build and debug windows - http://blueonionsoftware.com/vscoloroutput.aspx

Web Developer Tools   1.2.40308.0
Microsoft Web Developer Tools contains the following components:
Page Inspector: Tool that offers an efficient way to decompose Web Applications and diagnose front-end issues.
Web Publishing: Extensions required for Web Publishing for both hosted servers as well as on premises.
Web Form Templates: Includes the default templates for Web Form Applications.
Editor Extensions: Includes HTML, CSS, and JS editor extensions that greatly enhance the development experience.

Xamarin.Android   4.8.01013 (b76e8ec4)
Visual Studio plugin to enable development for Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.iOS   1.3.250 (49348a51)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS

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Copyright (c) 2012 VMware, Inc.
Comment 3 Ian Ceicys 2015-07-21 10:33:36 UTC
As there is no response from 09-17-2013 so I am closing this issue. Marking As
resolved noresponse.