Bug 52317 - Debugging on external console when FISH shell is used is broken
Summary: Debugging on external console when FISH shell is used is broken
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Debugger (show other bugs)
Version: 6.2.0 (C9)
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: Future Cycle (TBD)
Assignee: David Karlaš
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-02-06 13:11 UTC by Jason Imison
Modified: 2017-02-06 20:36 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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

bug (215.62 KB, image/jpeg)
2017-02-06 13:11 UTC, Jason Imison

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Description Jason Imison 2017-02-06 13:11:10 UTC
Created attachment 19726 [details]

It fails with the message

$? is not the status. In fish, please use $status

(see attachment)
Comment 1 Lluis Sanchez 2017-02-06 18:12:39 UTC
I assume Jason confirmed it.
Comment 2 Anders Hovmöller 2017-02-06 20:36:07 UTC
Jason filed it on my behalf. The fix is probably: instead of sending "clear; open ..." to Terminal.app, you should send something like "bash -c "clear; open..."