Bug 497 - Platform configuration should be "iOS" and not "iPhone".
Summary: Platform configuration should be "iOS" and not "iPhone".
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: iOS add-in ()
Version: 2.8 Alpha 2
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: Low enhancement
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: mono-bugs+monodevelop@xamarin.com
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Reported: 2011-08-28 15:11 UTC by Chris Hardy [MSFT]
Modified: 2012-11-15 12:57 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Chris Hardy [MSFT] 2011-08-28 15:11:43 UTC
When working through the Building for Distribution tutorial (http://docs.xamarin.com/ios/tutorials/building_for_distribution) - we mention that the platform must be set to "iPhone". This is now out of date and the platform should be "iOS". This is especially confusing if people are building iPad applications where the platform isn't iPhone at all.
Comment 1 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2011-08-29 05:38:10 UTC
iOS isn't really better, since it doesn't make clear that it's the device. Maybe "Device" and "Simulator" would be better.

Anyway, this is a nontrivial migration since it would potentially involve altering all the projects in a solution and the solution itself, and we we don't have a mechanism to do that.
Comment 2 Jeffrey Stedfast 2012-11-15 12:57:24 UTC
this is now fixed in ui-refresh