Bug 10337 - Old VS iOS Project Template
Summary: Old VS iOS Project Template
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: iOS ()
Version: 0.x Insider Preview
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jose Miguel Torres
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Reported: 2013-02-15 18:08 UTC by Anuj Bhatia
Modified: 2013-06-05 14:44 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Comment 3 Miguel de Icaza [MSFT] 2013-02-26 10:40:33 UTC
We should upgrade our templates in Xamarin Studio to work with 6.0 as well.

Sebastien, do we have a nice sample for what is needed for the template to work on both OSes?

The old bad templates are also present in Xamarin Studio.

We would need to do something like:

if (OSVesion < XXX){
    window.AddSubview (someview);
else 
   window.RootViewController = vc;
Comment 4 Jeffrey Stedfast 2013-02-26 14:18:02 UTC
I don't think any of the Xamarin Studio templates use window.AddSubview() anymore.
Comment 5 Sebastien Pouliot 2013-02-26 14:57:52 UTC
Recent XS templates I used (to benchmark time/size) did not use `window.AddSubview`. Nor was the recent one done fot MTVS.

I'm not sure we should give templates to target < 5.0 - it gets ugly (and confusing) as it requires keeping more references than the new code (e.g. on the VC).

Maybe we should add this to `RootViewController` documentation ? that's where people will likely look for if they can't run the application on a 4.x device.
Comment 6 Jose Miguel Torres 2013-06-05 14:44:15 UTC
Fixed in xamarinVS/master commit 8813d325baa573fcd21f924494070734e29632fd