Bug 16358 - Gendarme doesn't resolve debugging symbols
Summary: Gendarme doesn't resolve debugging symbols
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Tools
Classification: Mono
Component: Gendarme ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All All
: --- major
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Reported: 2013-11-20 06:41 UTC by Alex Rønne Petersen
Modified: 2013-11-20 06:41 UTC (History)
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Description Alex Rønne Petersen 2013-11-20 06:41:25 UTC
alexrp@Zor ~/Projects/tests/gendarme $ cat test.cs
using System;

class Program {
	static void Main () {
		var s = "foo";

		s += 'o';

		Console.WriteLine (s);
	}
}
alexrp@Zor ~/Projects/tests/gendarme $ mcs -debug test.cs
alexrp@Zor ~/Projects/tests/gendarme $ ls
test.cs  test.exe  test.exe.mdb
alexrp@Zor ~/Projects/tests/gendarme $ gendarme test.exe
Gendarme v2.11.0.0
Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Novell, Inc. and contributors

Initialization: 0.2 seconds
test.exe: <0.1 seconds
TearDown: <0.1 seconds

One assembly processed in 0.3 seconds.
6 defects found. 
Produced on 11/20/2013 11:40:15 for:
   test

------------------------------------------------------------
2. AvoidConcatenatingCharsRule

Problem: Unneeded boxing was found for concatening a string.
* Severity: High, Confidence: High
* Target:   System.Void Program::Main()
* Source:   debugging symbols unavailable, IL offset 0x000a
* Details:  Type 'System.Char' is being boxed.

Solution: Change your code to avoid the boxing when creating your string.
More info available at: https://github.com/spouliot/gendarme/wiki/Gendarme.Rules.Performance.AvoidConcatenatingCharsRule(2.10)

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