Bug 45559 - Buffer cannot be null.
Summary: Buffer cannot be null.
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 44569
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: General ()
Version: 6.1.0 (C8)
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: --- critical
Target Milestone: (C9)
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-10-17 13:07 UTC by Fokke Vermeulen
Modified: 2016-11-04 09:16 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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

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Description Fokke Vermeulen 2016-10-17 13:07:31 UTC
# Steps to reproduce
I have a bigger project with a lot of xaml-files. From time to time, by trying to build the project it crashes and then it shows 103 errors and all "Buffer cannot be null"

# Expected behavior
The project should build correctly and deploy the version on the device

# Actual behavior
I get errors and have to restart and clean the project, to get it working again. Very frustating.

# Supplemental info (logs, images, videos)
We are using Xamarin.Forms.

# Test environment (full version information)
Comment 1 Manish Sinha 2016-10-20 21:38:22 UTC
Hello Fokke,

Can you provide the build output, preferably diagnostic (Tools -> Options -> Build-> Log Verbosity)

Also can you post your About XS (Help -> About -> Show Details -> Copy Information)
Comment 2 Dan Ardelean 2016-11-04 06:31:05 UTC
Here is almost the same behaviour (sometime I get Buffer cannot be null with the latest XS on stable channel): https://1drv.ms/t/s!AuJWJQUKZPJoros9In9uVUYybLZylQ

The solution is to restart XS

Thank for looking into it!

Comment 3 Dan Ardelean 2016-11-04 06:51:33 UTC
Here is another one if needed: https://1drv.ms/t/s!AuJWJQUKZPJoros-PbjY18obocRP0Q
Comment 4 David Karlaš 2016-11-04 09:16:28 UTC
This is duplicate

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 44569 ***