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Created attachment 14566 [details]
Sample and logs from customer
From this enterprise desk case:
## Customer Description
AOT support is not working anymore on Android using the areabi-v7a ABI, while it works properly with x86. Changing the LLVM build option does not change anything. Tested as not working with the latest 4.0 Stable (attached version log) and the latest Alpha, using Visual Studio.
Running the package on an ARM device will show the following in the logs:
> 01-12 14:06:36.129: D/Mono(9987): AOT: module App64.dll.so is unusable: compiled against LLVM.
The environment file in the APK contains the following flags:
This feature is critical to make applications relevant in the marketplace, in terms of performance.
I was not able to reproduce the issue in my tests, however I was also not able to replicate all the customer's conditions precisely. I tested the issue in a LG Volt running API 19, as well as on some similar devices in Test Cloud.
The user reported the issue by testing on Android Visual studio simulator (x86) and a Galaxy Note 3 (ARMv7s running Android 5.0). I was unable to find a precise match for the Galaxy Note 3 running Android 5.0; the closest I found where Note 3 devices running Android 4.4.2 & 4.3; and Galaxy S5s running Android 5.0: https://testcloud.xamarin.com/test/app64_311aebe3-24da-4d27-91f0-726f37716e29/?step=0_0_0
## Build Information
Microsoft Visual Studio Enterprise 2015
Version 14.0.24720.00 Update 1
Microsoft .NET Framework
Installed Version: Enterprise
Architecture and Modeling Tools 00322-80000-00000-AA979
Microsoft Architecture and Modeling Tools
UML® and Unified Modeling Language™ are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Object Management Group, Inc. in the United States and other countries.
Visual Basic 2015 00322-80000-00000-AA979
Microsoft Visual Basic 2015
Visual C# 2015 00322-80000-00000-AA979
Microsoft Visual C# 2015
Visual C++ 2015 00322-80000-00000-AA979
Microsoft Visual C++ 2015
Visual F# 2015 00322-80000-00000-AA979
Microsoft Visual F# 2015
Windows Phone SDK 8.0 - ENU 00322-80000-00000-AA979
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 2015.1 (Beta8) 14.1.11106.0
ASP.NET and Web Tools 2015.1 (Beta8)
ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2012.2 4.1.41102.0
For additional information, visit http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=309563
ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2013 5.2.30624.0
For additional information, visit http://www.asp.net/
Common Azure Tools 1.5
Provides common services for use by Azure Mobile Services and Microsoft Azure Tools.
A Visual Studio Extension that brings the GitHub Flow into Visual Studio.
Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools 1.4
Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools
Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2015 Power Tools 14.0
Power Tools that extend the Team Foundation Server integration with Visual Studio.
Microsoft Visual Studio Process Editor 1.0
Process Editor for Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server
NuGet Package Manager 3.3.0
NuGet Package Manager in Visual Studio. For more information about NuGet, visit http://docs.nuget.org/.
PreEmptive Analytics Visualizer 1.2
Microsoft Visual Studio extension to visualize aggregated summaries from the PreEmptive Analytics product.
Syntax Visualizer 1.0
An extension for visualizing Roslyn SyntaxTrees.
TypeScript for Microsoft Visual Studio
Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows Apps 14.0.24720.00
The Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows apps allow you to build a single universal app experience that can reach every device running Windows 10: phone, tablet, PC, and more. It includes the Microsoft Windows 10 Software Development Kit.
Xamarin 188.8.131.527 (1390b70)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.Android 184.108.40.206 (d300845)
Visual Studio plugin to enable development for Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.iOS 220.127.116.11 (ea30b32)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.
## Additional Info
Adding logs and test case from user.
Just to make sure the precise status is mentioned here for reference, the AOT feature on Android is currently classified as "experimental" .
Xamarin Customer Support
Thanks for the report, I'll take a closer look at this.
Fixed by https://github.com/xamarin/monodroid/commit/34e5f480a61bf0d9aa8bd16a7ca50f2fffb20458.