Bug 42881 - Creating watchOS 2 app in Xamarin Studio for a container project called "watch" fails to build
Summary: Creating watchOS 2 app in Xamarin Studio for a container project called "watc...
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: iOS
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Pre-release ()
Version: XI 9.99 (iOS 10 previews)
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: --- minor
Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2016-07-28 12:00 UTC by Jonathan Moosekian
Modified: 2016-07-29 09:46 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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


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zipped up solution (64.82 KB, application/zip)
2016-07-28 12:00 UTC, Jonathan Moosekian
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Description Jonathan Moosekian 2016-07-28 12:00:49 UTC
Created attachment 16812 [details]
zipped up solution

Steps to reproduce:

Create an iOS 10 Single View App and name the application "watch" (without quotes)

Add a WatchKit App project and name it "myapp" (without quotes)

Compile the watch project.

Build error occurs: Error: Tool exited with code: 1. Output: ditto: bin/iPhoneSimulator/Debug/watch.app/Watch/watchmycards.app: Not a directory.

I am attaching the project solution as is.

Here's the Xamarin Studio version info:

=== Xamarin Studio Professional ===

Version 6.1 (build 5235)
Installation UUID: e6b7c7a2-f9c2-4f5f-b1d4-a7cad7d4d849
Runtime:
	Mono 4.4.0 (mono-4.4.0-branch/fcf7a6d) (64-bit)
	GTK+ 2.24.23 (Raleigh theme)

	Package version: 404000148

=== NuGet ===

Version: 3.4.3.0

=== Xamarin.Profiler ===

Version: 0.0.0.0
Location: /Users/jonathanmoosekian/Downloads/profiler-mac-0.9-0/XamarinProfiler.Mac.app/Contents/MacOS/XamarinProfiler.Mac

=== Apple Developer Tools ===

Xcode 8.0 (11209.5)
Build 8S174q

=== Xamarin.iOS ===

Version: 9.99.0.326 (Visual Studio Professional)
Hash: d29eb7a
Branch: cycle8
Build date: 2016-07-15 18:47:59-0400

=== Xamarin.Android ===

Version: 6.1.1.1 (Visual Studio Professional)
Android SDK: /Users/jonathanmoosekian/Library/Developer/Xamarin/android-sdk-macosx
	Supported Android versions:
		2.3   (API level 10)
		4.0.3 (API level 15)
		4.1   (API level 16)
		4.2   (API level 17)
		4.3   (API level 18)
		4.4   (API level 19)
		5.0   (API level 21)
		5.1   (API level 22)
		6.0   (API level 23)

SDK Tools Version: 25.1.7
SDK Platform Tools Version: 24.0.1
SDK Build Tools Version: 23.0.3

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)

Android Designer EPL code available here:
https://github.com/xamarin/AndroidDesigner.EPL

=== Xamarin Android Player ===

Version: 0.6.5
Location: /Applications/Xamarin Android Player.app

=== Xamarin.Mac ===

Not Installed

=== Xamarin Inspector ===

Version: 0.9.0.14
Hash: 4d868da
Branch: master
Build date: Mon Jun 13 19:14:13 UTC 2016

=== Build Information ===

Release ID: 601005235
Git revision: ec12ea3dd5b59de84d5007bff97f969439ab61cb
Build date: 2016-07-14 10:04:37-04
Xamarin addins: 2fd80118a267f656798bd002da0841811d1acb70
Build lane: monodevelop-lion-cycle8

=== Operating System ===

Mac OS X 10.11.6
Darwin Jonathans-MacBook-Pro.local 15.6.0 Darwin Kernel Version 15.6.0
    Thu Jun 23 18:25:34 PDT 2016
    root:xnu-3248.60.10~1/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64

=== Enabled user installed addins ===

Xamarin Inspector 0.9.0.14
Comment 1 Rolf Bjarne Kvinge [MSFT] 2016-07-29 09:46:57 UTC
This happens because the executable name for the main app is "watch", and any watch apps are supposed to go inside a directory called "Watch", so those two clash.

The workaround should be fairly simple: don't call your main project "watch" (and rename it if you already have such a project).