Bug 54778 - [VS-PropPage] In Android application properties, discrepancy found in "Application" option of stable and feature build.
Summary: [VS-PropPage] In Android application properties, discrepancy found in "Applic...
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Android ()
Version: 4.5.0 (15.2)
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: 15.2
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-04-07 15:15 UTC by Alok Kulkarni
Modified: 2017-04-11 05:15 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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

Screenshots (285.67 KB, application/zip)
2017-04-07 15:15 UTC, Alok Kulkarni

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Description Alok Kulkarni 2017-04-07 15:15:05 UTC
Created attachment 21335 [details]

Description : While comparing XVS stable version with XVS feature build, in Properties -> Application, some  discrepancy found in feature build.
Steps to Reproduce : Repeat following steps in both feature and stable build.
1. Create Android project.
2. Open properties page and click on Application for stable build.
   Open properties page and click on Android manifest for feature build.
3. Observe discrepancy in two builds.
4. Fields, "Minimum Android to target" and "Target Android Version" having discrepancy.
5. In stable above fields are present under "application" whereas in feature build the same are present under "Android Options". 

Expected : Above mentioned fields should be under Application Section as they are in stable version.  
Actual : Discrepancy in two builds for mentioned fields.

Environment : 

Stable - https://gist.github.com/alok-kulkarni/ca859cbde4dd8c0568604bb42c0ef663
Feature - https://gist.github.com/alok-kulkarni/34b4ebe9327d66f52b104963e06f2de5

kindly find attached screenshots for reference.
Comment 1 Jose Gallardo 2017-04-07 17:50:36 UTC
Hi Alok,

This change was by design.
We're moving the values that are actually part of the manifest to the Android manifest section, and leaving the values that are stored in the csproj file as part of the Application property page.

Thanks for reporting.
Comment 2 Alok Kulkarni 2017-04-11 05:15:37 UTC
Hey Jose, thanks for the information. I am marking Verified to this bug as this changes are by design documents.