Bug 42076 - Xamarin.Forms 2.3.0.49 is not compatible with Xamarin.Android 23.4.0
Summary: Xamarin.Forms 2.3.0.49 is not compatible with Xamarin.Android 23.4.0
Status: RESOLVED ANSWERED
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Android ()
Version: 2.3.0
Hardware: PC Windows
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Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2016-06-22 13:11 UTC by Yahia Zakaria
Modified: 2016-08-08 16:16 UTC (History)
9 users (show)

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Is this bug a regression?: ---
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installing the updated package (17.94 KB, image/png)
2016-06-22 13:11 UTC, Yahia Zakaria
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Description Yahia Zakaria 2016-06-22 13:11:08 UTC
Created attachment 16439 [details]
installing the updated package

Xamarin.Forms 2.3.0.49 is not compatible with Xamarin.Android 23.4.0 as the constraint for Xamarin.Forms is Xamarin.Android 23.3, so after updating to Xamarin.Forms the build always failed
Comment 1 Jerome Liger 2016-06-24 15:50:51 UTC
Same error !
Nugets package manager reveal the same error incompatibility.
Comment 2 Stephan Blaurock 2016-06-27 19:14:57 UTC
I have also the same error by updating Xamarin.Forms in my Android project :-(
Comment 3 Matei Radu 2016-06-30 10:50:55 UTC
Same error. If you have already installed Xamarin.Forms 2.3.0.x and you try to update Xamarin.Android to 23.4 it will automatically downgrade Xamarin.Forms to 1.5.1.x during the process.
Comment 4 Rui Marinho 2016-08-08 16:16:38 UTC
Hi this isn't a bug in Xamarin.Forms, it's explicit on release notes that Xamarin.Forms depends on specific versions of Xamarin.Android support libraries. 

When updating a project one should update the Xamarin.Forms nuget and it will install the  necessary dependencies of  Xamarin.Forms android.


Warm regards

Xamarin Forms Team