Bug 3996 - MonoDevelop gives you version control options and initializes an empty git repository, even when publishing fails.
Summary: MonoDevelop gives you version control options and initializes an empty git re...
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 3993
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Version Control ()
Version: 2.8.8.1
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
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Assignee: Alan McGovern
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Reported: 2012-03-20 17:33 UTC by Zane
Modified: 2012-04-26 21:16 UTC (History)
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RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 3993

Description Zane 2012-03-20 17:33:02 UTC
Prerequisites:
MonoDevelop Installed
You have created a new remote repository somewhere (i.e. GitHub)

Steps to reproduce:
- Open MonoDevelop
- Create a new solution
- Right click on the new solution and click Version Control -> Publish
- You will be prompted with a dialog.Purposefully enter some of the information in wrong. Either By using SVN instead of git or putting the wrong URL in, in order for the publish operation to fail.
- Observe that a new empty repository is created in your project directory
- Observe that version control features are now present under version control, prohibiting you from attempting to republish.

I'm not sure if this is proper functionality or not. I think publish is just a bunch of different version control actions lumped into one feature. So if one of those actions doesn't get done then that might be intended. The only thing is you can't really use publish again once it's been done once.
Comment 1 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-04-26 21:16:54 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 3993 ***