Bug 24115 - monodoc "has no candidate provider" for method with out * arg
Summary: monodoc "has no candidate provider" for method with out * arg
Status: RESOLVED ANSWERED
Alias: None
Product: Tools
Classification: Mono
Component: Doctools ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: --- minor
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Reported: 2014-10-28 15:40 UTC by Larry O'Brien
Modified: 2017-09-01 08:55 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Larry O'Brien 2014-10-28 15:40:25 UTC
The method MonoTouch.AudioToolbox.AudioQueue.AllocateBuffer has an overload:

     MemberSignature Language="C#" Value="public MonoTouch.AudioToolbox.AudioQueueStatus AllocateBuffer (int bufferSize, out MonoTouch.AudioToolbox.AudioQueueBuffer* audioQueueBuffer);"
     MemberSignature Language="ILAsm" Value=".method public hidebysig instance valuetype MonoTouch.AudioToolbox.AudioQueueStatus AllocateBuffer(int32 bufferSize, valuetype MonoTouch.AudioToolbox.AudioQueueBuffer* audioQueueBuffer) cil managed"

That apparently confuses monodoc. The URL for this method is:

    M:MonoTouch.AudioToolbox.AudioQueue.AllocateBuffer(System.Int32,MonoTouch.AudioToolbox.AudioQueueBuffer*&)

And tree.RenderUrl(node.PublicUrl, gen, ref mtch, null) produces:

<html><head></head><body><p><em>Error:</em> Your request has found no candidate provider [hs="(null)", id="(null)"]</p></body></html>

See http://api.xamarin.com/?link=M%3aMonoTouch.AudioToolbox.AudioQueue.AllocateBuffer(System.Int32%2cMonoTouch.AudioToolbox.AudioQueueBuffer*%40)

This is the only method in the MonoTouch.* namespaces that creates this error and the other overload (out IntPtr) works, so I've set the severity of this to "minor."
Comment 1 Marek Safar 2017-09-01 08:55:31 UTC
Please retest with latest Mono and if the issue still persist report it at https://github.com/mono/api-doc-tools/issues