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Calls to Java's "super" in constructors is based on the constructor definition even though it may be calling base with different parameters:
class MyLayout : LinearLayout
// This constructor is fine
public MyLayout (Context context) : base (context)
// This constructor causes the error:
// cannot find symbol
// symbol : constructor LinearLayout()
// location: class android.widget.LinearLayout
// super ();
public MyLayout () : base (null)
"The workaround is to remove your constructor with no parameters:
I can do that while I'm doing development on other parts but I'm going to need that empty constructor in a couple of weeks.
BTW, the same thing happens if I create any constructor that doesn't take a Context and doesn't have a matching base constructor with the same parameters.
Fixed in 6679dfc62eae462b5acc9deb095d0fa41786f80b.
As ar as comment #1 goes, with the current fix we'll skip generating a default constructor for DrteView's default constructor, allowing the ACW to compile properly.