Bug 27362 - CancelAnimations is on ViewExtensions but is not an extension method
Summary: CancelAnimations is on ViewExtensions but is not an extension method
Status: RESOLVED ANSWERED
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Forms ()
Version: 1.3.3
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
URL: https://forums.xamarin.com/discussion...
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Blocks:
 
Reported: 2015-02-24 11:28 UTC by Richard Shaw
Modified: 2015-05-18 17:42 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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

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Description Richard Shaw 2015-02-24 11:28:54 UTC
Xamarin.Forms 1.3.3

The CancelAnimations method is present on Xamarin.Forms.ViewExtensions, but is not set up as an extension method. 
Was this intentional?

I've provided a little work around for it, but i'm sure placing the "this" inside the method signature would just fix this right up.

public static class FixedViewExtensions
    {
        public static void CancelAllAnimations (this Xamarin.Forms.VisualElement view) 
        {
            if(view == null)
                throw new ArgumentNullException(@"view");

            Xamarin.Forms.ViewExtensions.CancelAnimations(view);
        }
    }
Comment 1 Sadik Ali 2015-05-05 05:31:01 UTC
I have checked this issue with Xamarin.Forms version : 1.4.2.6359 . I  observed that  CancelAnimations method is not an extension method.

Screencast: http://www.screencast.com/t/RZjiMZTfkZ

I am not sure, Developer will better clarify is this intentional behaviour or not?

For now I am leaving status as New .

Environment Info:
=== Xamarin Studio ===

Version 5.9 (build 464)
Installation UUID: 3d25a767-a003-4a7d-9f5e-e57987cf6cf0
Runtime:
	Mono 4.0.1 ((detached/5a0b19f)
	GTK+ 2.24.23 (Raleigh theme)

	Package version: 400010024

=== Apple Developer Tools ===

Xcode 6.3 (7569)
Build 6D570

=== Xamarin.iOS ===

Version: 8.10.1.24 (Enterprise Edition)
Hash: 1b48440
Branch: master
Build date: 2015-05-04 17:01:32-0400

=== Xamarin.Android ===

Version: 5.1.0.129 (Enterprise Edition)
Android SDK: /Users/mac360_xamarin/Library/Developer/Xamarin/android-sdk-macosx
	Supported Android versions:
		2.3   (API level 10)
		4.0.3 (API level 15)
		4.4   (API level 19)
		5.0   (API level 21)
Java SDK: /usr
java version "1.7.0_71"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0_71-b14)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 24.71-b01, mixed mode)

=== Xamarin Android Player ===

Version: Unknown version
Location: /Applications/Xamarin Android Player.app

=== Xamarin.Mac ===

Version: 2.0.0.262 (Enterprise Edition)

=== Build Information ===

Release ID: 509000464
Git revision: 97f3c43266a4abe2dff0a31b1afb976de897d099
Build date: 2015-05-04 10:06:54-04
Xamarin addins: 438f3e4b8352e006958552de07c6f54770c9233c

=== Operating System ===

Mac OS X 10.10.0
Darwin mac360-xamarins-Mac-mini.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
Comment 2 Jason Smith [MSFT] 2015-05-18 17:42:52 UTC
An oversight Im not sure we can correct now as this would be an API break.