Bug 4950 - Setting a widget's text to a string resource creates incorrect reference
Summary: Setting a widget's text to a string resource creates incorrect reference
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Android Designer ()
Version: 2.9.x
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Lluis Sanchez
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-05-08 16:04 UTC by PJ
Modified: 2012-05-09 12:17 UTC (History)
0 users

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

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Description PJ 2012-05-08 16:04:35 UTC
If I have a string resource called 'thisIsTheMoment' and I try to set a new widget's text property to this resource, the resource is referenced as 


instead of


Which results in:


and a build error:

    /Library/Frameworks/Mono.framework/External/xbuild/Novell/Novell.MonoDroid.Common.targets: error : Tool exited with code: 1. Output: /Users/pjbeaman/Projects/DesignerTestingTake19/DesignerTestingTake19/obj/Debug/res/layout/main.axml:22: error: Error: No resource found that matches the given name (at 'text' with value '@String/thisIsTheMoment').

MD 2.9.6 RC2
Comment 1 Lluis Sanchez 2012-05-09 12:17:34 UTC
Fixed in master.