Bug 12501 - Implement opt-out of automatic registration of NSObject derived classes
Summary: Implement opt-out of automatic registration of NSObject derived classes
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: iOS
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Xamarin.iOS.dll ()
Version: 6.3.x
Hardware: PC Windows
: --- enhancement
Target Milestone: 7.2.0 (iOS 7.1)
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2013-05-31 17:34 UTC by Oliver Weichhold
Modified: 2014-05-13 07:30 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Description Oliver Weichhold 2013-05-31 17:34:01 UTC
Since classes derived from derived from NSObject using Generic Arguments now cause a runtime exception, it would be helpful if there was a way of opting out of automatic registration of those classes. Not being able to use generic with for example UIViewController derived classes makes implementing some common scenarios more complicated than necessary.
Comment 2 PJ 2013-11-19 16:44:39 UTC
This bug was targeted for a past milestone, moving to the next non-hotfix active milestone.
Comment 3 Rolf Bjarne Kvinge [MSFT] 2014-05-13 07:30:48 UTC
Support for generic subclasses of NSObject has been implemented in Xamarin.iOS 7.2.1 (with the new registrar), so this should be a non-issue now.