Bug 38907 - ContextCompat is missing from the documentation
Summary: ContextCompat is missing from the documentation
Status: RESOLVED ANSWERED
Alias: None
Product: Documentation
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Mono for Android ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All All
: --- normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: CraigD
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2016-02-19 11:21 UTC by Nikola
Modified: 2017-05-25 21:54 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Is this bug a regression?: ---
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Description Nikola 2016-02-19 11:21:21 UTC
Overview:

The documentation about the ContextCompat is missing from the Xamarin website

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Steps to Reproduce: 

First way:

1) Open http://developers.xamarin.com/
2) Search for "ContextCompat"
3) Go to this url: https://developer.xamarin.com/search?q=contextcompat
4) See no results for "ContextCompat"

Second way:

1) Open http://google.com/
2) Search for "xamarin contextcompat"
3) See link "ContextCompat Class - Xamarin" (for me on the #3 position)
4) Open link https://developer.xamarin.com/api/type/Android.Support.V4.Content.ContextCompat/
5) Be redirected to: https://developer.xamarin.com/404?link=%2Fapi%2Ftype%2FAndroid.Support.V4.Content.ContextCompat%2F
6) Link opened is 404

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Expected result:

Be able to read about ContextCompat somewhere
Comment 1 CraigD 2016-02-22 21:36:01 UTC
Nikola,

you are correct, we currently do not have the Support Library documentation available at developer.xamarin.com

As I'm sure you're aware, documentation is available from Google
http://developer.android.com/reference/android/support/v4/content/ContextCompat.html

we are investigating the issue with the documentation to determine how the `ContextCompat` should appear.

Thanks for letting us know about this issue.
Comment 2 CraigD 2017-05-25 21:54:15 UTC
the xamarin link (in "second way" above) no longer appears in Google.

we still do not have the Support Library links in our documentation collection - the best reference is the Android documentation for now.