Bug 2271 - Updater crashing on start up.
Summary: Updater crashing on start up.
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Updater ()
Version: 2.8.2
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-11-30 10:46 UTC by kenny goers
Modified: 2012-04-04 17:07 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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

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Description kenny goers 2011-11-30 10:46:09 UTC
I get the following exception on start up of MonoDevelop 2.8.2, it shows the beta update for MonoTouch, but won't download (this is a Mac).

Happens every time I start up.  Seems to work other than not downloading updates.

System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object
  at Xamarin.Ide.Updater.DownloadService.Download (System.Object o) [0x00000] in <filename unknown>:0
Comment 1 kenny goers 2011-11-30 16:36:48 UTC
After re-starting my Mac this behavior went away, so downrank the issue...
Comment 2 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-04-04 17:07:19 UTC
This was caused by the downloader not handling failed downloads correctly.