Bug 4361 - Cannot 'resolve' an unknown type
Summary: Cannot 'resolve' an unknown type
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Compilers
Classification: Mono
Component: C# ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Marek Safar
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2012-04-10 07:05 UTC by Alan McGovern
Modified: 2012-04-10 13:38 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Alan McGovern 2012-04-10 07:05:26 UTC
using System;

namespace sadfhgjhkfj
{
	class MainClass
	{
		public static void Main (string[] args)
		{
			while (true) {
				var t = new Thread
			}
		}
	}
}


Write the above code and then right click on 'Thread'. The 'Resolve' option is not there as MonoDevelop does not realise that 'Thread' is a type which needs a using statement added.

If i change it to: "new Thread ();" and make the code syntactically valid, it will then offer the Resolve menu.
Comment 1 Mike Krüger 2012-04-10 09:20:50 UTC
AST is wrong there - it gives me an ArrayCreateExpression. I try to make the resolve work - but must it be an array create expression ?
Comment 2 Marek Safar 2012-04-10 10:19:48 UTC
Fixed in master
Comment 3 Mike Krüger 2012-04-10 13:38:28 UTC
works now - I've written tests for that case.