Bug 4036 - Release notes displayed inside updater are sometimes for the wrong version of a product
Summary: Release notes displayed inside updater are sometimes for the wrong version of...
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Updater ()
Version: 2.8 beta 3
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: --- normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT]
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-03-22 14:14 UTC by PJ
Modified: 2012-03-28 21:34 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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

Notice (2018-05-24): bugzilla.xamarin.com is now in read-only mode.

Please join us on Visual Studio Developer Community and in the Xamarin and Mono organizations on GitHub to continue tracking issues. Bugzilla will remain available for reference in read-only mode. We will continue to work on open Bugzilla bugs, copy them to the new locations as needed for follow-up, and add the new items under Related Links.

Our sincere thanks to everyone who has contributed on this bug tracker over the years. Thanks also for your understanding as we make these adjustments and improvements for the future.

Please create a new report on Developer Community or GitHub with your current version information, steps to reproduce, and relevant error messages or log files if you are hitting an issue that looks similar to this resolved bug and you do not yet see a matching new report.

Related Links:

Description PJ 2012-03-22 14:14:46 UTC
Here is a screenshot of the behavior: http://screencast.com/t/Ng2WYJff3

I do not have completely reproducible steps. Sometimes downgrading displays the correct notes, sometimes not. I will update here if I can get the repro down cold.
Comment 1 PJ 2012-03-22 15:42:47 UTC
Another instance: http://screencast.com/t/cLDsSNDprNl

Going from MFA  4.0.5 (beta) to 4.0.6 (beta)

Comment 2 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-03-27 17:59:32 UTC
It looks like MD is getting the different channels' release notes mixed up.
Comment 3 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-03-28 21:34:04 UTC
Fixed in master, will backport after testing.