Bug 17718 - Drawables with minus / dash in name are not displayed
Summary: Drawables with minus / dash in name are not displayed
Status: RESOLVED INVALID
Alias: None
Product: Android
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Designer ()
Version: 4.10.2
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Lluis Sanchez
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2014-02-12 03:28 UTC by René Ruppert
Modified: 2014-02-12 09:16 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description René Ruppert 2014-02-12 03:28:06 UTC
This piece of XML:

ImageView
        android:src="@drawable/apploading_app_loading-icon"
        android:layout_width="match_parent"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:id="@+id/imageView2" />

does not display the drawable in question in the designer. If I replace the drawable's name with "apploading_app_loading_icon" and rename the resource it works. Seems like the designer does not like dashes.

Xamarin Android 4.12
VS Plugin 1.10
Visual Studio 2013
Comment 1 Lluis Sanchez 2014-02-12 09:16:58 UTC
Dashes are not allowed in resource file names. If you try to build the app you'll get a build error that explains this issue.