Repro code on Mono:
> Type.GetType("", true);
> System.ArgumentException: failed parse:
> Parameter name: typeName
> at (wrapper managed-to-native) System.Type:internal_from_name (string,bool,bool)
> at System.Type.GetType (System.String typeName, System.Boolean throwOnError) [0x0000e] in <9cd3f0116feb4ec390b57168913a653e>:0
Compare with .NET:
> System.TypeLoadException: A null or zero length string does not represent a valid Type.
Reenable https://github.com/xamarin/ms-test-suite/blob/master/systemruntimebringup/TypeGetType3/TypeGetType3.cs#L52 when this is fixed.
Fixed on mono master https://github.com/mono/mono/commit/0c61eb1b122b8d98e2e3ad3f443c97bd21e471b2
2017-10 and 2017-08 in progress...
Fixed on mono 2017-10 https://github.com/mono/mono/commit/5eed3a54c5361247decb7eb0c50fe86f39a9c7fa
Not going to do a fix for 2017-08 see https://github.com/mono/mono/pull/5768#issuecomment-336038087
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