Bug 24668 - Build host listed multiple times when using Visual Studio in Parallels
Summary: Build host listed multiple times when using Visual Studio in Parallels
Status: RESOLVED NOT_REPRODUCIBLE
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: iOS ()
Version: 3.7
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2014-11-19 13:11 UTC by Kent Green [MSFT]
Modified: 2015-05-05 18:15 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Tags:
Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:


Attachments
Xamarin log files from parallels & MonoTouchVS logs from build host (6.79 KB, application/zip)
2014-11-19 13:11 UTC, Kent Green [MSFT]
Details


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Description Kent Green [MSFT] 2014-11-19 13:11:58 UTC
Created attachment 8804 [details]
Xamarin log files from parallels & MonoTouchVS logs from build host

---Overview---
Screenshot of the error:
http://screencast.com/t/mMeNh5jR

While testing an unrelated case in Visual Studio in Parallels, I attempted to connect to the build host; which is the same machine. 

---Expected Behavior---
There should be only one instance of "Kents-MacBook-Pro.local" since I only have one Macbook pro. 

---Actual Behavior---
There are two instances:
"Kents-MacBook-Pro.local"
"Kents-MacBook-Pro-2.local"

When trying to connect to each of these, I noticed that only I was only able to successfully connect to the "Kents-MacBook-Pro-2.local" instance, and not the other one. 

---Dev Build information---
Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2013
Version 12.0.30723.00 Update 3
Microsoft .NET Framework
Version 4.5.51641

Installed Version: Professional

LightSwitch for Visual Studio 2013   06177-004-0447006-02429
Microsoft LightSwitch for Visual Studio 2013

Team Explorer for Visual Studio 2013   06177-004-0447006-02429
Microsoft Team Explorer for Visual Studio 2013

Visual Basic 2013   06177-004-0447006-02429
Microsoft Visual Basic 2013

Visual C# 2013   06177-004-0447006-02429
Microsoft Visual C# 2013

Visual C++ 2013   06177-004-0447006-02429
Microsoft Visual C++ 2013

Visual F# 2013   06177-004-0447006-02429
Microsoft Visual F# 2013

Visual Studio 2013 Code Analysis Spell Checker   06177-004-0447006-02429
Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2013 Code Analysis Spell Checker

Portions of International CorrectSpell™ spelling correction system © 1993 by Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products N.V. All rights reserved.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Third Edition Copyright © 1992 Houghton Mifflin Company. Electronic version licensed from Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products N.V. All rights reserved.

Windows Phone SDK 8.0 - ENU   06177-004-0447006-02429
Windows Phone SDK 8.0 - ENU

Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio Package   1.0
Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio

ASP.NET and Web Tools   12.3.50717.0
Microsoft Web Developer Tools contains the following components:
Support for creating and opening ASP.NET web projects
Browser Link: A communication channel between Visual Studio and browsers
Editor extensions for HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
Page Inspector: Inspection tool for ASP.NET web projects
Scaffolding: A framework for building and running code generators
Server Explorer extensions for Microsoft Azure Websites
Web publishing: Extensions for publishing ASP.NET web projects to hosting providers, on-premises servers, or Microsoft Azure

ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2012.2   4.1.21001.0
For additional information, visit http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=309563

ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2013   5.2.20703.0
For additional information, visit http://www.asp.net/

Common Azure Tools   1.2
Provides common services for use by Azure Mobile Services and Microsoft Azure Tools.

Microsoft Advertising SDK for Windows Phone   
Microsoft Advertising SDK for Windows Phone
Build 

Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools   1.2
Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools

NuGet Package Manager   2.8.50313.46
NuGet Package Manager in Visual Studio. For more information about NuGet, visit http://docs.nuget.org/.

Office Developer Tools for Visual Studio 2013 ENU   12.0.30626
Microsoft Office Developer Tools for Visual Studio 2013 ENU

PowerShell Tools   1.2
Provides file classification services using PowerShell

PreEmptive Analytics Visualizer   1.2
Microsoft Visual Studio extension to visualize aggregated summaries from the PreEmptive Analytics product.

SQL Server Data Tools   12.0.30919.1
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools

Windows Phone 8.1 SDK Integration   1.0
This package integrates the tools for the Windows Phone 8.1 SDK into the menus and controls of Visual Studio.

Workflow Manager Tools 1.0   1.0
This package contains the necessary Visual Studio integration components for Workflow Manager.

Xamarin   3.7.248.0 (8ca7d11db8a6f874c6cd2de6d9ca0f511867ce91)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.Android   4.18.1.3 (5474129af31e9d3a86cb7482c7c5c7a30ad315f1)
Visual Studio plugin to enable development for Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.iOS   8.4.0.0 (209abebbd8f1a292d042420edb45fa5fbd3f017b)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.

---Build Host Build Information---
=== Xamarin Studio ===

Version 5.5.3 (build 6)
Installation UUID: 8ef63a7c-1b18-40de-a334-7f78777fcb55
Runtime:
	Mono 3.10.0 ((detached/e204655)
	GTK+ 2.24.23 (Raleigh theme)

	Package version: 310000023

=== Apple Developer Tools ===

Xcode 6.1 (6604)
Build 6A1052d

=== Xamarin.iOS ===

Version: 8.4.0.16 (Business Edition)
Hash: 80e9ff7
Branch: 
Build date: 2014-10-22 15:09:12-0400

=== Xamarin.Android ===

Version: 4.18.1 (Business Edition)
Android SDK: /Users/kentgreen/Library/Developer/Xamarin/android-sdk-macosx
	Supported Android versions:
		2.1   (API level 7)
		2.2   (API level 8)
		2.3   (API level 10)
		3.1   (API level 12)
		4.0   (API level 14)
		4.0.3 (API level 15)
		4.1   (API level 16)
		4.2   (API level 17)
		4.3   (API level 18)
		4.4   (API level 19)
Java SDK: /usr
java version "1.8.0_25"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0_25-b17)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 25.25-b02, mixed mode)

=== Xamarin.Mac ===

Version: 1.10.0.18 (Business Edition)

=== Build Information ===

Release ID: 505030006
Git revision: fbe3e9453daf6a3bb9a9709ed22bec35f7c9056b
Build date: 2014-10-23 13:08:38-04
Xamarin addins: e44add2b39de4dd57c0742bb2e620dfad84c64c6

=== Operating System ===

Mac OS X 10.10.0
Darwin Kents-MacBook-Pro-3.local 14.0.0 Darwin Kernel Version 14.0.0
    Fri Sep 19 00:26:44 PDT 2014
    root:xnu-2782.1.97~2/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64

---Additional notes---
I just noticed the Operating system info says "Kents-MacBook-Pro-3.local", not sure if that's related but it seems strange.

It did seem to take several tries regardless to get the build host to connect again, so I'm not sure if some of the issues might be unrelated to this unusual behavior.
Comment 1 narayanp 2014-12-30 10:51:51 UTC
I have tried to reproduce this issue at my end. I have followed below steps:

1. Open VS and connected it to Mac Build Host successfully.
2. Open another instance of VS and try to connect this instance on VS with same mac build host

But I am not seeing multiple Mac build host in 'Connect to a Xamarin.iOS Build Host' window.

Screencast: http://screencast.com/t/P2oXIEmt

Could you please let me know if I have missed any steps to reproduce this issue?

If you are still able to reproduce this issue then also add 'Zip Xamarin Logs' via Help-> Zip Xamarin Logs.
Comment 3 PJ 2015-05-05 18:15:36 UTC
Thanks for the update Kent! Indeed fine to RESOLVE NOT_REPRODUCIBLE.