Bug 15783 - Exception on startup
Summary: Exception on startup
Status: VERIFIED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Activation ()
Version: 0.x Insider Preview
Hardware: PC Windows
: High major
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dominique Louis
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Reported: 2013-10-29 10:21 UTC by Miguel de Icaza [MSFT]
Modified: 2014-03-27 08:53 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Miguel de Icaza [MSFT] 2013-10-29 10:21:44 UTC
Freshly installed version of our VS/iOS plugin,: XAmarin.iOS_Setup-1.8.205.0.msi

As posted on OCtober 29th, 8am by DOminique.   The exception:

Mono.VisualStudio.Shell.ShellPackage Error: 0 : Unhandled exception in Task
System.TypeInitializationException: The type initializer for 'Mono.VisualStudio.Extension.UIThread' threw an exception. ---> System.InvalidOperationException: The current SynchronizationContext may not be used as a TaskScheduler.
   at System.Threading.Tasks.SynchronizationContextTaskScheduler..ctor()
   at System.Threading.Tasks.TaskScheduler.FromCurrentSynchronizationContext()
   at Mono.VisualStudio.Extension.UIThread..cctor()
   --- End of inner exception stack trace ---
   at Mono.VisualStudio.Extension.UIThread.get_Default()
   at Mono.VisualStudio.Shell.ShellPackage.LicenseSyncCompleted(Object sender, EventArgs e)
   at Xamarin.Components.Ide.Activation.ActivationService.OnSyncCompleted()
   at Xamarin.Components.Ide.Activation.ActivationService.<OnHandlerEntitlementsChanged>b__33(Task`1[] t)
   at System.Threading.Tasks.GenericDelegateCache`2.<.cctor>b__3(Task`1 wrappedAntecedents, Object state)
   at System.Threading.Tasks.ContinuationResultTaskFromResultTask`2.InnerInvoke()
   at System.Threading.Tasks.Task.Execute()
Comment 1 Miguel de Icaza [MSFT] 2013-10-29 11:05:14 UTC
Likely my screwed up setup from having a stale VS.

NO longer happens
Comment 2 narayanp 2014-03-27 08:53:35 UTC
As per comment@1 closing this issue.