Bug 23865 - Can't open .axml files (Diconnected from layout renderer)
Summary: Can't open .axml files (Diconnected from layout renderer)
Status: VERIFIED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: General ()
Version: 5.5
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: master
Assignee: Bugzilla
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2014-10-15 18:36 UTC by Filip
Modified: 2015-01-12 03:17 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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


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Screenshot of the problem (253.77 KB, image/png)
2014-10-15 18:36 UTC, Filip
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Description Filip 2014-10-15 18:36:39 UTC
Created attachment 8427 [details]
Screenshot of the problem

Every time i try to open an .axml file it displays the error message (tried on 3 different projects) as in the attachment.
Comment 1 Arpit Jha 2014-10-16 02:42:38 UTC
I have checked this issue and observed that getting a message "Disconnected from layout renderer" when we open designer file in Xamarin Android Application.

Screencast regarding same :
http://www.screencast.com/t/ui6uEU3XsRjY

Environment Info:
=== Xamarin Studio ===

Version 5.5 (build 227)
Installation UUID: 3dbf10c4-ed30-4e55-8a8b-1704777c7b5f
Runtime:
 Mono 3.10.0 ((detached/fe854ad)
 GTK+ 2.24.23 (Raleigh theme)

 Package version: 310000025

=== Xamarin.Android ===

Version: 4.18.0 (Business Edition)
Android SDK: /Users/apprpject/Desktop/android-sdk-macosx
 Supported Android versions:
  2.1    (API level 7)
  2.2    (API level 8)
  2.3    (API level 10)
  3.1    (API level 12)
  3.2    (API level 13)
  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)
  4.4.87 (API level 20)
  4.5    (API level 21)
Java SDK: /usr
java version "1.7.0_65"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0_65-b17)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 24.65-b04, mixed mode)

=== Apple Developer Tools ===

Xcode 5.1 (5084)
Build 5B130a

=== Xamarin.iOS ===

Version: 8.2.0.207 (Business Edition)
Hash: 3bf072d
Branch: 
Build date: 2014-10-15 21:44:26-0400

=== Xamarin.Mac ===

Version: 1.10.0.13 (Business Edition)

=== Build Information ===

Release ID: 505000227
Git revision: 7b721eeec7a2fa4c4f4de0ecd2aed4dc25edac95
Build date: 2014-10-02 15:53:38-04
Xamarin addins: 99ed56b428b31eba1efaace4d82188d6f334e6ca

=== Operating System ===

Mac OS X 10.8.5
Darwin localhost 12.5.0 Darwin Kernel Version 12.5.0
    Sun Sep 29 13:33:47 PDT 2013
    root:xnu-2050.48.12~1/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64

Could you please provide us Android sdk tool version via Tool-> Open Android SDK Manager->Android SDK Tools?
Comment 2 Shruti 2015-01-12 03:16:46 UTC
I have checked this issue with latest builds and did not experience this issue any more. So I am closing this issue.

@Fillp, You can reopen this bug If you face again.

Screencast : http://www.screencast.com/t/koECWcGm

Environment Info:
=== Xamarin Studio ===

Version 5.7 (build 661)
Installation UUID: 67eaf3b4-f8a7-4ab4-a9df-3197350ca5dc
Runtime:
	Mono 3.12.0 ((detached/a813491)
	GTK+ 2.24.23 (Raleigh theme)

	Package version: 312000068

=== Apple Developer Tools ===

Xcode 5.1.1 (5085)
Build 5B1008

=== Xamarin.iOS ===

Version: 8.6.0.51 (Enterprise Edition)
Hash: dfb682f
Branch: 
Build date: 2015-01-08 13:39:32-0500

=== Xamarin.Android ===

Version: 4.20.0.28 (Enterprise Edition)
Android SDK: /Users/ixamarin78/Desktop/android-sdk-macosx
	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)
		4.4.87 (API level 20)
		5.0    (API level 21)
Java SDK: /usr
java version "1.8.0_25"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0_25-b17)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 25.25-b02, mixed mode)

=== Xamarin.Mac ===

Version: 1.11.3.0 (Enterprise Edition)

=== Build Information ===

Release ID: 507000661
Git revision: b70bab61da996da29045ea8ee8aed1a6faedbe78
Build date: 2015-01-05 16:31:31-05
Xamarin addins: 82f6c71490562d6cd125a09287f441902fdac3d7

=== Operating System ===

Mac OS X 10.10.0
Darwin XamnewiMac.local 14.0.0 Darwin Kernel Version 14.0.0
    Fri Sep 19 00:26:44 PDT 2014
    root:xnu-2782.1.97~2/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64