Bug 2277 - When I create an NUnit Project and run the tests, I get a NullReferenceException from RealProxy.PrivateInvoke
Summary: When I create an NUnit Project and run the tests, I get a NullReferenceExcept...
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: NUnit ()
Version: 2.6
Hardware: PC Linux
: --- normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Alan McGovern
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-11-30 15:22 UTC by Tim Stewart
Modified: 2012-12-03 12:06 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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

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Description Tim Stewart 2011-11-30 15:22:31 UTC
Description of Problem:

Steps to reproduce the problem:
1. File | New | Solution...
2. Select C# | NUnit | NUnit Library Project
3. Enter Name for Project (e.g. Test).
4. Don't select any project Features, but click the OK button.
5. Select the Unit Tests tab.
6. Right-click on the root node (Test) and select Run Test

Actual Results:
Test Results tab shows: 
Internal Error
NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object
at System.Runtime.Remoting.Proxies.RealProxy.PrivateInvoke(....) [0x00000] in <filename unknown>:0

Expected Results:
My test to run

How often does this happen? 
Every time on two different installations of Ubuntu

Additional Information:

 % uname -a
Linux timbuntu 3.0.0-13-generic-pae #22-Ubuntu SMP Wed Nov 2 15:17:35 UTC 2011 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

 % mono --version
Mono JIT compiler version 2.10.5 (Debian 2.10.5-1)
Copyright (C) 2002-2011 Novell, Inc, Xamarin, Inc and Contributors. www.mono-project.com
        TLS:           __thread
        SIGSEGV:       altstack
        Notifications: epoll
        Architecture:  x86
        Disabled:      none
        Misc:          softdebug 
        LLVM:          supported, not enabled.
        GC:            Included Boehm (with typed GC and Parallel Mark)
Comment 1 Mike Krüger 2012-01-04 04:24:58 UTC
2.6 is outdated - should work in 2.8.