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Created attachment 8804 [details]
Xamarin log files from parallels & MonoTouchVS logs from build host
Screenshot of the error:
While testing an unrelated case in Visual Studio in Parallels, I attempted to connect to the build host; which is the same machine.
There should be only one instance of "Kents-MacBook-Pro.local" since I only have one Macbook pro.
There are two instances:
When trying to connect to each of these, I noticed that only I was only able to successfully connect to the "Kents-MacBook-Pro-2.local" instance, and not the other one.
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Version 12.0.30723.00 Update 3
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Microsoft Web Developer Tools contains the following components:
Support for creating and opening ASP.NET web projects
Browser Link: A communication channel between Visual Studio and browsers
Page Inspector: Inspection tool for ASP.NET web projects
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Xamarin 184.108.40.206 (8ca7d11db8a6f874c6cd2de6d9ca0f511867ce91)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.Android 220.127.116.11 (5474129af31e9d3a86cb7482c7c5c7a30ad315f1)
Visual Studio plugin to enable development for Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.iOS 18.104.22.168 (209abebbd8f1a292d042420edb45fa5fbd3f017b)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.
---Build Host Build Information---
=== Xamarin Studio ===
Version 5.5.3 (build 6)
Installation UUID: 8ef63a7c-1b18-40de-a334-7f78777fcb55
Mono 3.10.0 ((detached/e204655)
GTK+ 2.24.23 (Raleigh theme)
Package version: 310000023
=== Apple Developer Tools ===
Xcode 6.1 (6604)
=== Xamarin.iOS ===
Version: 22.214.171.124 (Business Edition)
Build date: 2014-10-22 15:09:12-0400
=== Xamarin.Android ===
Version: 4.18.1 (Business Edition)
Android SDK: /Users/kentgreen/Library/Developer/Xamarin/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)
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: 126.96.36.199 (Business Edition)
=== Build Information ===
Release ID: 505030006
Git revision: fbe3e9453daf6a3bb9a9709ed22bec35f7c9056b
Build date: 2014-10-23 13:08:38-04
Xamarin addins: e44add2b39de4dd57c0742bb2e620dfad84c64c6
=== Operating System ===
Mac OS X 10.10.0
Darwin Kents-MacBook-Pro-3.local 14.0.0 Darwin Kernel Version 14.0.0
Fri Sep 19 00:26:44 PDT 2014
I just noticed the Operating system info says "Kents-MacBook-Pro-3.local", not sure if that's related but it seems strange.
It did seem to take several tries regardless to get the build host to connect again, so I'm not sure if some of the issues might be unrelated to this unusual behavior.
I have tried to reproduce this issue at my end. I have followed below steps:
1. Open VS and connected it to Mac Build Host successfully.
2. Open another instance of VS and try to connect this instance on VS with same mac build host
But I am not seeing multiple Mac build host in 'Connect to a Xamarin.iOS Build Host' window.
Could you please let me know if I have missed any steps to reproduce this issue?
If you are still able to reproduce this issue then also add 'Zip Xamarin Logs' via Help-> Zip Xamarin Logs.
Thanks for the update Kent! Indeed fine to RESOLVE NOT_REPRODUCIBLE.