Bug 15741 - AppDomain.CurrentDomain.SetData does not work with property APP_CONFIG_FILE
Summary: AppDomain.CurrentDomain.SetData does not work with property APP_CONFIG_FILE
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: General (show other bugs)
Version: 3.2.x
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
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Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2013-10-28 09:07 UTC by Paul Zander
Modified: 2015-02-23 12:11 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Description Paul Zander 2013-10-28 09:07:46 UTC
Mono version: 3.2.3

If the domain property APP_CONFIG_FILE is set, the name of the configuration file is not changed.
Test code:

  // Set the APP_CONFIG_FILE property:
  AppDomain.CurrentDomain.SetData("APP_CONFIG_FILE", "C:\\test.exe.config");
  // Retrieve the ConfigurationFile
  string config = AppDomain.CurrentDomain.SetupInformation.ConfigurationFile;
  Console.WriteLine("ConfigurationFile = {0}", config);

This behaviour is different from the behaviour of Miscrosoft .NET.
Comment 1 Chris Hamons 2015-02-23 12:11:54 UTC
This is a bug in the mono class library / runtime, not in Xamarin.Mac. I've moved it to the correct group.

Apologies on the very long delay in response.