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In bug #56563 comment #10 the customer provides two build logs, the second is a build without any changes.
In theory the second build should be much faster (since nothing changed), but this happens:
> A full rebuild will be performed because the arguments to mtouch has changed with regards to the cached data.
which occurs because the order of the arguments to mtouch changed: https://gist.github.com/rolfbjarne/1d9a66b6852d97ec99fac033927fda02
While mtouch could theoretically detect that these changes are inconsequential, I'd prefer not complicating an already complicated algorithm, and instead have VS provide the assemblies in a stable order (alphabetic order maybe?).
Fixed in version 184.108.40.206 (master)
Commit: 7d98e5c7f9783010d1700b63d02ac0f25bc01f6c (xamarin/XamarinVS)
Fixed in version 220.127.116.110 (d15-4)
Commit: 66ceeb77549c095fabd6a5642f2b52dc528740df (xamarin/XamarinVS)