Bug 18626 - API Documentation is a ghost town (page)
Summary: API Documentation is a ghost town (page)
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Components
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Xamarin Components ()
Version: N/A
Hardware: PC Windows
: Low minor
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Holmes
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2014-03-27 18:47 UTC by B. Clay Shannon
Modified: 2016-08-31 19:35 UTC (History)
10 users (show)

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Is this bug a regression?: ---
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Description B. Clay Shannon 2014-03-27 18:47:38 UTC
Both Xamarin.Mobile and ZXing.Net.Mobile's API pages seem broken. After installing them into the Components folder and right-clicking them inside that folder and selecting "Open API Documentation," these links are navigated to:

http://componentsapi.xamarin.com/?link=root:/zxing.net.mobile
http://componentsapi.xamarin.com/?link=root:/xamarin.mobile

...but their only content is "This webpage is not available"
Comment 1 Marek Habersack 2014-03-28 12:05:14 UTC
The components API documentation webserver is temporarily shut down. We're working on improving the content right now, sorry about the trouble!
Comment 2 Sadik Ali 2015-07-15 08:18:11 UTC
I have checked this issue with Stable XVS 3.11.666 and getting same behavior given in the bug description. When I right click on components and select "Open API Documentation " then links navigated to browser but it Display "This webpage is not available".

Screencast: http://www.screencast.com/t/DxAuNpPph2LC

Environment Info:

Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2013
Version 12.0.31101.00 Update 4
Microsoft .NET Framework
Version 4.5.50938

Installed Version: Professional

Xamarin   3.11.666.0 (ebae43a)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.Android   5.1.4.16 (5f55a9ef61c11b6ce0890bc91e4c71b1b92be214)
Visual Studio plugin to enable development for Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.Forms Intellisense   1.0
Provides intellisense for Xamarin.Forms in the XML editor.

Xamarin.iOS   8.10.2.0 (67b390d0d1bd741582cf7b7fd3ffea08583a3f83)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.

Xamarin.iOS Unified Migration   1.0
Automated migration for Xamarin iOS Classic projects to Unified

Xamarin.TestCloud.Integration   1.0
Early preview of Xamarin Test Cloud integration