Bug 19170 - XamMac CoreBluetooth is missing CBPeripheralManager
Summary: XamMac CoreBluetooth is missing CBPeripheralManager
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin.Mac
Classification: Desktop
Component: Library (Xamarin.Mac.dll) ()
Version: 1.8.0
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Aaron Bockover [MSFT]
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Blocks:
 
Reported: 2014-04-18 15:57 UTC by Andrew Fernandes
Modified: 2015-01-16 19:14 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Andrew Fernandes 2014-04-18 15:57:56 UTC
For Mac OS 10.9 and iOS 7, the CoreBluetooth APIs should be virtually identical.

However, Xamarin.Mac 1.8.0 is missing the CBPeripheralManager and CBPeripheralManagerDelegate classes (and perhaps other, I did not check). These classes ARE available (and usable) from Objective-C.

This may be an "automated binding" failure, since IOBluetooth.h is not usable from C++ code. See http://openradar.io/15312520. Note that the openradar bug is not completely correct; the failure occurs if IOBluetooth.h is used from any Objective-C++ code, not just in C++11 mode.
Comment 1 Andrew Fernandes 2014-05-14 16:15:21 UTC
Just to add more detail here, I've got a nice bit of CoreBluetooth code (written in pure Objective-C) that compiles cleanly on OS 10.9 and iOS 7, and exposes each device as a Bluetooth Central and peripheral.
Comment 2 Udham Singh 2014-07-15 07:50:43 UTC
I have checked this issue and observed that classes CBPeripheralManager and CBPeripheralManagerDelegate classes are missing from namespace MonoMac.CoreBluetooth.

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

Environment Info:

=== Xamarin Studio ===

Version 5.2 (build 379)
Installation UUID: 3dbf10c4-ed30-4e55-8a8b-1704777c7b5f
Runtime:
    Mono 3.6.0 ((no/5ff701f)
    GTK+ 2.24.23 (Raleigh theme)

    Package version: 306000037

=== Apple Developer Tools ===

Xcode 5.1 (5084)
Build 5B130a

=== Xamarin.iOS ===

Version: 7.2.6.22 (Business Edition)
Hash: b983743
Branch: 
Build date: 2014-07-13 20:15:09-0400

=== Xamarin.Mac ===

Version: 1.8.0.8

=== Build Information ===

Release ID: 502000379
Git revision: e797f287ff084be87a252fec5fcc1c79c53bd422
Build date: 2014-07-15 03:41:44-04
Xamarin addins: e40cad220f133f3ced5a76d33649afee4d1358c1

=== Operating System ===

Mac OS X 10.8.5
Darwin localhost 12.5.0 Darwin Kernel Version 12.5.0
    Sun Sep 29 13:33:47 PDT 2013
    root:xnu-2050.48.12~1/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64
Comment 3 Timothy Risi 2015-01-16 19:14:09 UTC
These bindings have been added for OS X.