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Created attachment 9134 [details]
screen shot fo GC errors - Android
In our Android Forms app, we run into this error often, can't determine what is causing it. The attached screen shot shows the LogCat. What you see is the same over and over again infinitely, the scrolling never stopped with the same GC errors.
Visual Studio becomes unresponsive as well, it has to be killed with Task Manager.
Some more info:
I narrowed the error to my call to:
var choice = await DisplayActionSheet(Words.Select, Words.OK, Words.Cancel, GetAccounts());
If I changed it to:
_accountList = GetAccounts(); //!!!!PULLED IT OUT!!!!!!
var choice = await DisplayActionSheet(Words.Select, Words.OK, Words.Cancel, _accountList );
and made _accountList a class level variable, then it works.
Where GetAccounts() is just a simple method:
public string GetAccounts()
I can't reproduce this, we may have to see if a developer can figure out what's going on here. If you have a chance, it might also be helpful to include sample application, build info, IDE and device logs.
You can provide required info form here:
1. Build Info:
Open Visual Studio=> Help=> About Microsoft Visual Studio => Copy Info
2. For IDE logs:
Open Visual Studio=> Help=> Zip Xamarin Logs
3. For device logs: Adb logcat/device logcat
Xamrin.Forms: 1.2.3 / 22.214.171.124
Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2013
Version 12.0.30723.00 Update 3
Microsoft .NET Framework
Installed Version: Professional
Xamarin 126.96.36.199 (10cfd178d55287f09c85f5a1e604dfe20889a40f)
Xamarin.Android 188.8.131.52 (ba9bbbdd44cfdc4bf485e8885bd2ad24fba525f7)
Xamarin.iOS 184.108.40.206 (840a925103a0bf4a856507f13d5eaee3c1579c2f)
Created attachment 9143 [details]
Created attachment 9144 [details]
Thank you for taking the time to submit this report. After reviewing the description of this bug, we no longer believe it affects the current version of Xamarin.Forms. If you are still experiencing the issue after updating your packages, please reopen this report with an attached reproduction.
For your convenience, we have created some reproduction best practices viewable here: https://gist.github.com/jassmith/92405c300e54a01dcc6d
Xamarin Forms Team