Bug 54226 - Visual studio mac connection disconnects when you lock screen
Summary: Visual studio mac connection disconnects when you lock screen
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: iOS ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal enhancement
Target Milestone: 15.4
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-03-29 14:53 UTC by Denys Han
Modified: 2017-07-27 12:16 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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

Attached IDE logs (3.72 KB, application/x-zip-compressed)
2017-07-27 12:16 UTC, Aman Dharwal

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Description Denys Han 2017-03-29 14:53:08 UTC
# Steps to reproduce
Open visual studio, initiate connection to Mac, lock screen in Windows, unlock screen

# Expected behavior
Mac connection continues working

# Actual behavior
Mac connection disconnects and tries to reconnect

# Test environment (full version information
both Mac and Windows machines have stable network and internet connection during the screen lock.
ssh connection started before lock screen persists normally through lock/unlock.
Happens in VS 2015/2017/2017 Preview
Comment 1 Daniel Cazzulino 2017-04-06 19:00:27 UTC
I can confirm this is indeed the case. Even though the reconnect is automatic and quite fast in my case, it would still be nice to not disconnect unnecessarily.
Comment 2 xamarin-release-manager 2017-06-23 20:29:56 UTC
Fixed in version (xma-refactoring)

Author: Mauro Agnoletti
Commit: a4e51330669fa3c4353513c36f08344ef5f05ef8 (xamarin/XamarinVS)
Comment 3 Aman Dharwal 2017-07-27 12:16:14 UTC
Created attachment 23846 [details]
Attached IDE logs

This issue doesn't exist anymore, hence marking it as Verified

Environment info : https://gist.github.com/gangrade-swati/a3105bc901b760cd45df8ccbfd6c6203


Output logs:

Xamarin :

Connecting to the Server...
Starting connection to
Starting Broker in port 50810...
Starting agents on (
Starting Agent Build
Starting Agent IDB
Agent Build is running
Agent IDB is running
Connected to the Server ( with Full support.
Successfully connected to the Server!


Screencast link : https://www.screencast.com/t/2T5NMAQ1