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Description of Problem:
main.axml is rewritten on save, with added attributes (android:placeholder="true") that cause compile-time errors.
Steps to reproduce the problem:
1. Follow steps to create HelloTableLayout. Copy and paste main.axml code from http://docs.xamarin.com/android/tutorials/User_Interface/table_layout.
2. Save main.axml
3. Build->Build All
Upon saving main.axml, extra attribute 'android:placeholder="true"' is added to first TextView in each row. Compiler flags these "No resource identifier for attribute 'placeholder' in package 'android'".
Never modify XML when in Source view.
How often does this happen?
Every time for this sample.
Which version of Xamarin Studio are you using?
Whichever version was current back in May 2012. It looks like I tagged it 3.0.x, which is probably correct. I ended up switching to using Visual Studio instead so haven't tracked if this is still a problem or if it has been fixed.
This is no happening anymore, so closing.