Bug 17902 - Not seeing 'PNGCrush' in build output after selecting 'Optimize PNG image files for iOS'
Summary: Not seeing 'PNGCrush' in build output after selecting 'Optimize PNG image fil...
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: iOS ()
Version: 1.12.x
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: 4.0.0 (C6)
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2014-02-20 01:41 UTC by narayanp
Modified: 2015-09-24 08:36 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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

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Description narayanp 2014-02-20 01:41:32 UTC
Steps to reproduce:
1. Open or create iOS application in VS.
2. Open Project Properties->iOS Build.
3. Select check-box 'Optimize PNG images file for iOS'
4. Build the project.
5. Search for 'pngcrush' in Build output.

Actual result: 'pngcrush' does not appear in Build output.

Note: Using XS on Mac we are getting 'pngsrush' in build output.

Expected Result: 'pngcrush' should appear in build output.

Supplement info:

Environment details:
All Windows
VS 2013/2012
Xamarin for VS 1.12.217

Regression Status:
NOT A REGRESSION: Same behavior happening with stable MTVS 1.10.39
Comment 1 Enzo Heredia 2015-07-03 11:06:54 UTC
not reproducible in
Comment 2 Akhilesh kumar 2015-07-06 11:54:31 UTC
I have checked this issue with latest XVS and I am also not able to reproduce this issue with *Diagnostic* Build Output. After enabling  *Diagnostic* Build, on building iOS application with 'Optimize PNG images file for iOS', I am getting 'pngcrush' in Build output.

Screencast: http://screencast.com/t/LnpYA9tBLQo

Hence closing this issue.


Microsoft Visual Studio Ultimate 2013
Version 12.0.31101.00 Update 4
Microsoft .NET Framework
Version 4.6.00080