Bug 11544 - Cannot get rid of exception popup
Summary: Cannot get rid of exception popup
Status: VERIFIED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Debugger ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: High normal
Target Milestone: 5.2
Assignee: David Karlaš
URL:
: 11385 ()
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2013-04-03 07:20 UTC by Marek Safar
Modified: 2015-03-20 13:12 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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Is this bug a regression?: ---
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Description Marek Safar 2013-04-03 07:20:30 UTC
http://screencast.com/t/Sk7CNKcu

Setting this as major as the only workaround is to stop my work and restart XS
Comment 1 Jeffrey Stedfast 2013-07-23 14:13:55 UTC
I haven't been able to reproduce this. Does this still happen (4.1.7?) and if so, can you provide any steps?
Comment 2 Marek Safar 2013-07-29 07:49:25 UTC
I can still reproduce it with master as of today. One way to reproduce it is to get the popup dialog before XS asks for file reload.
Comment 3 Jeffrey Stedfast 2013-08-05 17:56:54 UTC
Mike? Lluis? Any ideas?
Comment 5 Peter Hultqvist 2013-12-18 08:28:08 UTC
In my experience those exceptions popups has almost never been responding to mouse clicks.

Right now it happened for me on XS 4.2.2(build 2) on windows.

Update, I left XS with the unresponsive popup while searching for this bug and now it is responding.
Comment 6 Jeffrey Stedfast 2014-01-09 16:05:33 UTC
Marek: is this only an issue on specific platforms?

I still cannot reproduce this.
Comment 7 Marek Safar 2014-01-09 16:14:00 UTC
I am running this on Mac, so it looks like it's not
Comment 8 Jeffrey Stedfast 2014-01-09 16:35:57 UTC
ok, I'm on Mac as well... :-\
Comment 9 Lluis Sanchez 2014-03-04 02:43:46 UTC
Marek, can you provide specific steps for reproducing this issue?
Comment 10 Marek Safar 2014-03-04 03:23:06 UTC
I still get it with master but don't have exact steps how to reproduce it yet.
Comment 11 Lluis Sanchez 2014-03-04 11:38:26 UTC
Marek, can you attach the IDE log?
Comment 12 Jeffrey Stedfast 2014-05-05 14:14:36 UTC
*** Bug 11385 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 13 Phil Ryan 2014-05-19 08:06:51 UTC
Getting the same bug - was going to file a new one until I saw this.

Mac OSX 10.9.3, Xamarin Studio 4.2.5.

I can't believe that the "close" box doesn't get rid of it.... if anything, it makes it propagate.

In the most recent instance, I had set a NavigationTableView.BackgroundColor to "null", [meant to be the BackgroundView, slip of the typo]. Fix the error, can't get of the darned Exception dialog box.
Comment 14 Phil Ryan 2014-05-19 08:09:14 UTC
And I just checked: closing and re-opening the solution doesn't get rid of it (though it does reduce the size just down to the lightning-bolt, that is, unless you click on the lightning-bolt, in which case it goes back up to normal size of about 2 inches wide by 1 inch tall, which obstructs a large fraction of the screen and is annoying as hell).
Comment 15 Marek Safar 2014-06-27 04:55:54 UTC
I have finally managed to reproduce this highly annoying bug which requires XS restart.

using System;

class X
{
	public static void Main ()
	{
		throw new ApplicationException ();

		return;
	}

}

1. wait for exception popup
2. go to line after throw
3. delete the line, so the popup has to move.
4. stop debugger

and the popup is still there.

http://screencast.com/t/ilPEbTfXoY
Comment 16 David Karlaš 2014-06-29 08:15:36 UTC
Marek tnx for finding steps to reproduce.
Fix is available in version 5.2.0.116 on master branch.
Comment 17 Prashant manu 2014-07-07 03:34:29 UTC
Now exception pop up gets removed on stopping the debugger.
Screencast: http://screencast.com/t/UMc3q2pUmQLO

Environment Info: 
Xamarin Studio
Version 5.2 (build 180)
Git revision: c27cfff0160e6f3d8ad82b57be030d6adf866743
Xamarin addins: 68026ad1ccee9923e927d9cfcca408d673d5ab61
Comment 18 xamarin-release-manager 2015-03-20 13:12:04 UTC
Fixed in version 6.0.0.324 (new-project-model)