Bug 19361 - Can't open the Layout File in Xamarin Studio 4.2.3 (60)
Summary: Can't open the Layout File in Xamarin Studio 4.2.3 (60)
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Android Designer ()
Version: 4.2.x
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: master
Assignee: Jérémie Laval
: 19209 19375 19493 ()
Depends on:
Reported: 2014-04-29 06:04 UTC by afalanga
Modified: 2016-01-26 18:52 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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

Error message (172.61 KB, image/png)
2014-04-29 06:04 UTC, afalanga

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Description afalanga 2014-04-29 06:04:29 UTC
Created attachment 6671 [details]
Error message

Description of Problem:
Can't open layout file (.XML)

Steps to reproduce the problem:
1. Open the layout file by double clicking on it on the project layout panel 

Actual Results:
Error message : Disconnect from layout renderer
Please close and open again

Expected Results:
Open the layout file in designer

How often does this happen? 
It happened all time.

Additional Information:

=== Xamarin Studio ===

Version 4.2.3 (build 60)
Installation UUID: a9....dd
	Mono 3.2.6 ((no/9b58377)
	GTK+ 2.24.23 theme: Raleigh
	GTK# (
	Package version: 302060000

=== Apple Developer Tools ===

Xcode 5.1.1 (5085)
Build 5B1008

=== Xamarin.Mac ===

Xamarin.Mac: Not Installed

=== Xamarin.iOS ===

Version: (Starter Edition)
Hash: 58c3efa
Build date: 2014-10-03 18:02:26-0400

=== Xamarin.Android ===

Version: 4.12.3 (Business Edition)
Android SDK: /Users/administrateur/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)
		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)
		4.4   (API level 19)
Java SDK: /usr
java version "1.6.0_65"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0_65-b14-462-11M4609)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 20.65-b04-462, mixed mode)

=== Build Information ===

Release ID: 402030060
Git revision: 30c4afc300c2a39ec5300851357ce02e49dd217e
Build date: 2014-03-05 22:09:33+0000
Xamarin addins: f8a9589b57c2bfab2ccd73c880e7ad81e3ecf044

=== Operating System ===

Mac OS X 10.9.2
XLab 13.1.0 Darwin Kernel Version 13.1.0
    Wed Apr  2 23:52:02 PDT 2014
    root:xnu-2422.92.1~2/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64
Comment 1 Prashant manu 2014-05-01 01:10:05 UTC
We are observing same behavior with Android SDK 22.6.3

Environment info:
XS 4.2.3(build 60)
Comment 2 Lluis Sanchez 2014-05-02 13:47:25 UTC
This problem is caused by the latest Android SDK update (22.6.3). We are working on a fix.
Comment 3 Lluis Sanchez 2014-05-02 13:49:49 UTC
*** Bug 19493 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 4 Lluis Sanchez 2014-05-02 13:50:15 UTC
*** Bug 19209 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 5 Lluis Sanchez 2014-05-02 13:50:47 UTC
*** Bug 19375 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 6 Jérémie Laval 2014-06-23 17:17:34 UTC

Is that error still occurring? I'm able to use the designer without problem with SDK 22.6.4
Comment 7 Ken 2014-06-25 08:03:17 UTC
I just upgraded my Android SDK to 22.6.4 and I no longer see the problem.
Comment 8 Jérémie Laval 2016-01-26 18:52:24 UTC
Marking as fixed.