Bug 52478 - iOS Run Option Environment Variables do not work
Summary: iOS Run Option Environment Variables do not work
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 55900
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: iOS ()
Version: 4.2.0 (C8)
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: 4.4.0 (C10)
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Depends on:
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Reported: 2017-02-13 15:59 UTC by John Miller [MSFT]
Modified: 2017-06-09 21:41 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 55900

Description John Miller [MSFT] 2017-02-13 15:59:43 UTC
**Overview:**

   When I add iOS env. variables to the Run Options in Debug, they do not seem to work. 
 
**Steps to Reproduce:** 

   Following: 
   Add variables for 
   MONO_LOG_LEVEL=debug
   MONO_LOG_MASK=gc

   Run in Debug and notice that the Output does not have the GC messages.

**Actual Results:**

  No GC messages in Output.
 
**Expected Results:**

  GC Messages in Output. 
 
**Build Date & Platform:**

  Microsoft Visual Studio Enterprise 2015
Version 14.0.25431.01 Update 3
Microsoft .NET Framework
Version 4.6.01586

Xamarin   4.2.2.11 (00fa5cc)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.Android   7.0.2.42 (501e63c)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.iOS   10.3.1.8 (7beaef4)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.
 
**Additional Information:**

   Add the following to the Additional mtouch arguments in the iOS build menu and it will work. 

   --setenv:MONO_LOG_LEVEL=debug --setenv:MONO_LOG_MASK=gc
Comment 1 John Miller [MSFT] 2017-02-13 16:00:47 UTC
Following guide here: https://developer.xamarin.com/guides/ios/advanced_topics/environment/
Comment 2 Emanuel 2017-02-14 18:07:23 UTC
This should be fixed as part of the rework of the properties pages
Comment 3 Emanuel 2017-06-09 21:41:40 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 55900 ***