Bug 25952 - CS0103 error when building from command line with mdtool and unified api
Summary: CS0103 error when building from command line with mdtool and unified api
Status: RESOLVED ANSWERED
Alias: None
Product: iOS
Classification: Xamarin
Component: General ()
Version: XI 8.6.0
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2015-01-12 18:00 UTC by John Miller [MSFT]
Modified: 2015-01-19 09:30 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Is this bug a regression?: ---
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Test Case (18.06 KB, application/zip)
2015-01-12 18:00 UTC, John Miller [MSFT]
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Description John Miller [MSFT] 2015-01-12 18:00:27 UTC
Created attachment 9330 [details]
Test Case

**Overview:**

   The attached sample will not build from command line after updating to the unified API.

**Steps to Reproduce:**

   1. Open terminal to the directory path of the attached project files
   2. Run this command

> /Applications/Xamarin\ Studio.app/Contents/MacOS/mdtool build -t:build "-c:Debug:iPhoneSimulator" -p:mdtool_bug/mdtool_bug.sln

**Actual Results:**

   Fails to compile

> AppDelegate.cs(25,4): error CS0103: The name `iOSAppExtension1' does not exist in the current context 
> AppDelegate.cs(26,4): error CS0103: The name `iOSAppExtension2' does not exist in the current context

**Expected Results:**

   No compilation issues

**Build Date & Platform:**

   XS 5.7
   XI 8.6

**Additional Information:**

   Was not an issue using the classic API. Solution builds fine in Xamarin Studio.
Comment 1 Sebastien Pouliot 2015-01-12 18:51:56 UTC
Unified applications requires `msbuild` (not the old, custom addin-based, build tools that mdtool can invoke). Just typing `xbuild` + ENTER works fine (as it picks up the .sln and the default project/config).

note: I'm not sure if mdtool can invoke msbuild automatically (but that would only be slower).
Comment 2 Volodymyr.Melnychenko 2015-01-19 04:40:18 UTC
Same result when launch xbuild from Xcode build phase.
Comment 3 Sebastien Pouliot 2015-01-19 09:17:43 UTC
I'm not sure what you mean by launching "xbuild from Xcode". Do you mean you're running this XI build from another build, run by Xcode ? and getting the same errors as above ?

That's likely because the environment (e.g. PATH) differs from your terminal (but first ensure it works from a terminal window).

A full (maximum diagnostics) build log that shows every steps will be needed to duplicate the issue.
Comment 4 Volodymyr.Melnychenko 2015-01-19 09:30:42 UTC
I send to support mail with updated environment to reproduces this issue at January 14, 2015 at 11:48 AM.
Temporary workaround: env -i xbuild build-parameters.