Bug 15224 - Can't build release configuration using linker and Google Play Services - Maps UNHANDLED EXCEPTION: System.InvalidCastException: Cannot cast from source type to destination type
Summary: Can't build release configuration using linker and Google Play Services - Map...
Status: RESOLVED NORESPONSE
Alias: None
Product: Android
Classification: Xamarin
Component: General ()
Version: 4.8.x
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: Low normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jon Goldberger [MSFT]
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Reported: 2013-10-04 20:58 UTC by Jon Goldberger [MSFT]
Modified: 2017-06-29 23:12 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Is this bug a regression?: ---
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2013-10-04 21:03 UTC, Jon Goldberger [MSFT]
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Description Jon Goldberger [MSFT] 2013-10-04 20:58:06 UTC
I'm using google maps component in android (GooglePlayServicesFroyo).

The days I have a problem in using the release mode, already researched on
various websites, I followed all the steps and gives error when run. In
debug mode, it works perfectly.

From what I could see, the problem occurs because of the signing of the
app, I've created another key in "Google API Console" with "keystore"
signing the app, changed the "AndroidManifest.xml" and still does not work.

Could help me, I'm using VS2012 with windows 8 and android Xamarin is
4.8.01013.
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I am sending herewith the project that the error is occurring.

When running, need to get on the "REVENDAS" to view the map.
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In release mode, the app is crashing with "UNHANDLED EXCEPTION: System.InvalidCastException: Cannot cast from source type to destination type" when I try to load the map view.
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Comment 3 Jon Goldberger [MSFT] 2013-10-04 21:03:48 UTC
Created attachment 5069 [details]
Version info
Comment 4 Sebastien Pouliot 2013-10-05 10:21:43 UTC
Description make is sound like an Android issue.
Comment 5 Jonathan Pryor 2013-10-06 21:47:47 UTC
This could be a variation on Bug #15177.
Comment 6 Jonathan Pryor 2013-10-07 15:03:51 UTC
@goldberger: Please retest when XA 4.8.3 is stable and an updated GooglePlayServicesFroyo component is on the component store.
Comment 7 Weliton 2013-10-18 09:23:23 UTC
Is there any estimate of when version 4.8.3 will be stable? I am waiting for this fix to publish the app for a client.
Comment 8 Jonathan Pryor 2014-07-28 16:57:57 UTC
4.8.3 has been stable for ages. Please re-test.
Comment 9 Kent Green [MSFT] 2017-06-29 23:12:24 UTC
Because we have not received a reply to our request for more information we are closing this issue. If you are still encountering this issue, please reopen the ticket with the requested information. Thanks!