Bug 52179 - Not able to build code after installing latest java version 1.9
Summary: Not able to build code after installing latest java version 1.9
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 52178
Alias: None
Product: Android
Classification: Xamarin
Component: MSBuild ()
Version: 6.1.2 (C7SR1)
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: dean.ellis
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-02-01 12:55 UTC by sonam.singh
Modified: 2017-02-01 16:53 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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

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Description sonam.singh 2017-02-01 12:55:54 UTC
After installing Java lastest version java version "9-ea". when i am building my code its saying Error:- /Library/Frameworks/Mono.framework/External/xbuild/Xamarin/Android/Xamarin.Android.Common.targets: error : Tool exited with code: 2. Output: javac: option --boot-class-path not allowed with target 1.9

Even i tried Visual studio for mac , its causing the same issue
Comment 1 Brendan Zagaeski (Xamarin Team, assistant) 2017-02-01 16:53:08 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 52178 ***