Bug 26728 - Need better support in tracking down Availability of Cocoa calls in large projects
Summary: Need better support in tracking down Availability of Cocoa calls in large pro...
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin.Mac
Classification: Desktop
Component: Other ()
Version: 1.11.0
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: Low enhancement
Target Milestone: master
Assignee: Bugzilla
URL:
: 36439 ()
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2015-02-04 09:45 UTC by Chris Hamons
Modified: 2016-10-12 15:28 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Description Chris Hamons 2015-02-04 09:45:50 UTC
http://forums.xamarin.com/discussion/32245/xamarinmac-application-supported-os-x-platforms#latest

If you have a large project you want to keep 10.6+, it is painful to find all of the attributes of all of your API calls to check. We should write tooling to help.
Comment 3 Chris Hamons 2016-07-19 20:44:29 UTC
*** Bug 36439 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 4 Rui Marinho 2016-10-11 17:36:05 UTC
Hey team, can we get some love in this.. since will help us (XF team) to write safe code that works with previous versions, we have something similar in Android that shows warnings and the IDE info when using a older api.
Comment 5 Chris Hamons 2016-10-11 21:12:29 UTC
I have a hack that may be useful for those hitting this:

https://github.com/chamons/CocoaVersionCheck

We'll need a real roslyn analyzer at some point, but this should help until then.