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Description of Problem: Creating a new Solution for a Xamarin.Mac application fails on trying to build/run even with no changes to the Solution. Xamarin Studio 6.0 build 4968
Steps to reproduce the problem:
1. Create new Xamarin.Mac Cocoa App in C#
2. Give the project a name and location to save, accepting other defaults.
Tool exited with code: 1. Output: Xamarin.Mac 22.214.171.124 (cycle7: 977921b)
Selected target framework: Xamarin.Mac,v2.0; API: Unified
Added assembly /Library/Frameworks/Xamarin.Mac.framework/Versions/126.96.36.199/lib/mono/Xamarin.Mac/System.dll
Added assembly /Library/Frameworks/Xamarin.Mac.framework/Versions/188.8.131.52/lib/mono/Xamarin.Mac/mscorlib.dll
Added assembly /Library/Frameworks/Xamarin.Mac.framework/Versions/184.108.40.206/lib/mono/Xamarin.Mac/System.Xml.dll
Added assembly /Library/Frameworks/Xamarin.Mac.framework/Versions/220.127.116.11/lib/mono/Xamarin.Mac/System.Core.dll
Added assembly /Library/Frameworks/Xamarin.Mac.framework/Versions/18.104.22.168/lib/x86_64/mobile/Xamarin.Mac.dll
Added assembly /Library/Frameworks/Xamarin.Mac.framework/Versions/22.214.171.124/lib/mono/Xamarin.Mac/System.Net.Http.dll
Added assembly /Users/scott/src/LicenseHelper/LicenseHelper/bin/Debug/LicenseHelper.exe
System.FormatException: Input string was not in a correct format.
at System.Version+VersionResult.SetFailure (ParseFailureKind failure, System.String argument) <0x11689be00 + 0x00085> in <filename unknown>:0
at System.Version.TryParseComponent (System.String component, System.String componentName, System.VersionResult& result, System.Int32& parsedComponent) <0x11049fdc0 + 0x00060> in <filename unknown>:0
at System.Version.TryParseVersion (System.String version, System.VersionResult& result) <0x11049ee10 + 0x00113> in <filename unknown>:0
at System.Version.Parse (System.String input) <0x1105d7810 + 0x000ad> in <filename unknown>:0
at Xamarin.Bundler.Driver.SetSDKVersion () <0x116882940 + 0x0027b> in <filename unknown>:0
at Xamarin.Bundler.Driver.Compile (IEnumerable`1 internalSymbols) <0x116880000 + 0x001fd> in <filename unknown>:0
at Xamarin.Bundler.Driver.Pack (IList`1 unprocessed) <0x1105dc740 + 0x00eb8> in <filename unknown>:0
at Xamarin.Bundler.Driver.Main2 (System.String args) <0x11054b670 + 0x031d6> in <filename unknown>:0
at Xamarin.Bundler.Driver.Main (System.String args) <0x1104998a0 + 0x00069> in <filename unknown>:0
Project should build
How often does this happen?
OS X 10.11.4
Could you please copy and paste your products info: Xamarin Studio > About Xamarin Studio > Show details?
Also I think you only sent us part of your build output.
Could you make sure that in your Xamarin Studio preferences in Project > Build, the log verbosity is set to Diagnostic, then rebuild and give us the full output?
We usually use https://gist.github.com to send large output data.
I cannot reproduce that locally but with more info we might be able to understand what is happening here.
Xamarin Studio > About Xamarin Studio > Show Details:
Verbose build log:
Sorry, I said "Verbose" build log, but it in fact IS Diagnostic.
Can I ask you to ls in /Applications/Xcode.app/Contents/Developer/Platforms/MacOSX.platform/Developer/SDKs ?
I can't reproduce that bug locally and the code that parses looks fine. I'm wondering if there isn't anything special in SDKs.
Sorry, was away from the office earlier.
I have older SDKs installed via XcodeLegacy.sh, due to the need to compile other C++ code for older platforms.
Alright, I just fixed it in our master branch(commit:bb5dc196aed98ae74bfae9e75446441f8f676f5e) and it will also be included in our next major release.
We didn't expect that MacOSX10.4u.sdk, all good now. You should soon have a new Xamarin.Mac in the alpha channel that has the fix.
Thanks for reporting this issue to us.
Just to confirm...if I temporarily rename the *10.4u.SDK folder to *10.4.SDK instead, the build succeeds. I've put it back to the correct name and have switched to the Alpha channel to await a corrected build.
Thank YOU for the quick response.
I have tried to reproduce this issue with same builds as Scott mentioned but I am not seeing this Issue with builds (XS 126.96.36.19968 And X.Mac 188.8.131.52).
1. I created and Mac cocoa application
2. Run the application in debug and release mode
Application working fine at my end.
@Vincent, Could you please let me know if I am missing any step here to reproduce this Issue? So that I can verify it on latest builds
@rajneesh the issue happened because Scott had a universal mac sdk installed.
To repro (and verify my fix) you'd need to duplicate one of the mac sdks here:
and change its name to include a letter after the version number.
Something like: MacOSX10.11u.sdk for instance.
Thanks @Vincent for providing steps to reproduce. I am here able to reproduce this issue with X.Mac 184.108.40.206. This is the build output for the same: https://gist.github.com/saurabh360/3f7985bdf54effb834912b6f21831310
I have checked the same with latest Cycle 7 build (X.Mac 220.127.116.118). Now this is working fine. This is the build output for the same: https://gist.github.com/saurabh360/a3c0dfca36a1b76ecad584c6bef6f23e
Application Output: https://gist.github.com/saurabh360/6fe6e39ef02c2ba1c4172feee24c1907