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Step to Reproduce:
1. Launch MonoDevelop.
2. Click on "Open the existing Solution" link.
3. Browse the "HelloWorld" application.
4. Build the application and select "Debug/Release" option under Active
5. Click on Run from the top menu bar and select API 10 from select device
Error "Error: Could not access the Package Manager. Is the system running?"
display in Deploy to device tab when user run the application on API 10 at
Error should not occur in running the application and application should deploy
on the emulator successfully.
Error "Error: Could not access the Package Manager. Is the system running?" occurs when user run the application in debug mode at API 14.
On MAC System:
API 10: (Debug/Release): Error occurs stated "Error: Could not access the Package Manager. Is the system running?" to run the application.
API 14: (Debug): Error occurs stated "Error: Could not access the Package Manager. Is the system running?" to run the application.
API 7: (Debug/Release): Error occurs stated "Failure [INSTALL_FAILED_OLDER_SDK]" to run the app in debug mode and "Uncaught handler:threat main existing due to uncaught exception" occurs to run app in Release mode.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1996 ***
Today we have checked this issue on following builds :
VS 2010 / 2012
XS 4.0.8(build 2)
Now we are able to deploy application successfully on emulator API 10 without
Hence closing this issue. Changing its status to verified.