Bug 13856 - Mono.Posix change internal structures but don't perform any form of versioning
Summary: Mono.Posix change internal structures but don't perform any form of versioning
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: Mono.POSIX (show other bugs)
Version: master
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: --- normal
Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Jonathan Pryor
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2013-08-08 11:30 UTC by Rodrigo Kumpera
Modified: 2013-08-08 11:37 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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

Notice (2018-05-24): bugzilla.xamarin.com is now in read-only mode.

Please join us on Visual Studio Developer Community and in the Xamarin and Mono organizations on GitHub to continue tracking issues. Bugzilla will remain available for reference in read-only mode. We will continue to work on open Bugzilla bugs, copy them to the new locations as needed for follow-up, and add the new items under Related Links.

Our sincere thanks to everyone who has contributed on this bug tracker over the years. Thanks also for your understanding as we make these adjustments and improvements for the future.


Please create a new report for Bug 13856 on GitHub or Developer Community if you have new information to add and do not yet see a matching new report.

If the latest results still closely match this report, you can use the original description:

  • Export the original title and description: GitHub Markdown or Developer Community HTML
  • Copy the title and description into the new report. Adjust them to be up-to-date if needed.
  • Add your new information.

In special cases on GitHub you might also want the comments: GitHub Markdown with public comments

Related Links:
Status:
NEW

Description Rodrigo Kumpera 2013-08-08 11:30:14 UTC
Structure versioning is an easy and very efficient way of catching bugs due to installations with native/managed mismatch.

We do it with mscorlib and it has catched countless bugs.

Can we have a similar thing on Mono.Posix?

Recently I bumped into such a situation with 28e16142fa261d0cd0acad319e8c00a9bd3c7025 and this lead to most of a week spending debugging a sgen crash.