Bug 54385 - No way to launch/attach to watchOS complication from debugger
Summary: No way to launch/attach to watchOS complication from debugger
Status: RESOLVED ANSWERED
Alias: None
Product: iOS
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Tools ()
Version: XI 10.8 (d15-1)
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: Normal enhancement
Target Milestone: Future Cycle (TBD)
Assignee: Vincent Dondain [MSFT]
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2017-04-02 04:41 UTC by t9mike
Modified: 2017-05-19 17:28 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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


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Xcode watch app run options (106.21 KB, image/png)
2017-04-02 04:41 UTC, t9mike
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Description t9mike 2017-04-02 04:41:19 UTC
Created attachment 21142 [details]
Xcode watch app run options

Xcode supports launching WatchKit complication: setting breakpoints and seeing log output directly in Xcode IDE. I do not see Complication on XS/VS.NET "Run With-Custom Configuration" window.

Need this desperately in Xamarin. I can get by somewhat on simulator by reviewing console logs (still miss breakpoints, however), but on device this is killing me.

I see my complication behaving differently on device than sim regarding WCSession and need eyes on the problem.

=== Xamarin Studio Enterprise ===

Version 6.3 (build 858)
Installation UUID: 2ef48581-52bf-43ad-b554-cca1ec408cf4
Runtime:
	Mono 4.8.0 (mono-4.8.0-branch/9d74414) (64-bit)
	GTK+ 2.24.23 (Raleigh theme)

	Package version: 408000524

=== NuGet ===

Version: 3.5.0.0

=== Xamarin.Profiler ===

Version: 1.4.0
Location: /Applications/Xamarin Profiler.app/Contents/MacOS/Xamarin Profiler

=== Xamarin.Android ===

Not Installed

=== Apple Developer Tools ===

Xcode 8.3 (12169)
Build 8E162

=== Xamarin Inspector ===

Version: 1.2.0
Hash: 62c17e6
Branch: d15-1
Build date: Mon, 20 Mar 2017 02:36:23 GMT

=== Xamarin.Mac ===

Xamarin.Mac not installed. Can't find /Library/Frameworks/Xamarin.Mac.framework/Versions/Current/Version.

=== Xamarin.iOS ===

Version: 10.8.0.33 (Visual Studio Enterprise)
Hash: 06b241f
Branch: d15-1
Build date: 2017-03-24 11:21:18-0400

=== Build Information ===

Release ID: 603000858
Git revision: 9b45838d2486d0c26567c7ebf94487e4daedafd6
Build date: 2017-03-23 12:40:43-04
Xamarin addins: e66d8957d0ff8dd7f727a3cc75de56ca235b5f60
Build lane: monodevelop-lion-d15-1

=== Operating System ===

Mac OS X 10.12.4
Darwin MacBook1 16.5.0 Darwin Kernel Version 16.5.0
    Fri Mar  3 16:52:33 PST 2017
    root:xnu-3789.51.2~3/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64
Comment 1 t9mike 2017-04-02 05:30:11 UTC
I suppose I should open another ticket here or to support, but should this help, since either Xcode 8.3 or XS 6.3 upgrade, when I launch Watch App via debugger it deploys -- and runs complication code if complication on watch face, etc. -- but does not launch the actual watch app. I get the following error:

warning HE0031: Failed to mount developer tools on 'Mike's Phone'.
warning HE0031: Failed to mount developer tools on 'Michael's Apple Watch'.
warning HE0031: Failed to mount developer tools on 'Mike's Phone'.
warning HE0031: Failed to mount developer tools on 'Michael's Apple Watch'.
error MT1007: Failed to launch the application '/Users/mmuegel/Mike/Git/Main2/Projects/SundialWatchApp/App/PhoneApp/bin/iPhone/Debug/device-builds/iphone8.2-10.3/SundialPhoneApp.app/Watch/SundialWatchApp.app' on the device 'Mike's Phone': Object reference not set to an instance of an object. You can still launch the application manually by tapping on it.
Comment 2 t9mike 2017-04-02 05:34:00 UTC
P.S. I want to debug complication running w/out watch app being launched. That is the scenario I am debugging
Comment 3 t9mike 2017-04-05 16:08:12 UTC
Is there a command line way to send compiled watch extension to watchOS device and attach to console as a work around? Basically emulate Xcode feature but no GUI support. Thanks.
Comment 4 Jeffrey Stedfast 2017-04-07 16:16:14 UTC
Those errors look like they are coming from the mlaunch command.
Comment 5 Vincent Dondain [MSFT] 2017-04-07 19:41:51 UTC
I'm looking into this
Comment 6 Rolf Bjarne Kvinge [MSFT] 2017-04-10 14:57:03 UTC
@Mike, can you try updating to the stable channel and see if that fixes your problem?

I believe your version of Xamarin.iOS:

> Version: 10.8.0.33 (Visual Studio Enterprise)

does not have support for Xcode 8.3
Comment 7 Sebastien Pouliot 2017-04-10 16:46:51 UTC
XI 10.8.0.175+ is needed to support Xcode 8.3

@t9mike can you please try again with the latest stable and let us know your results ? thanks!
Comment 8 Vincent Dondain [MSFT] 2017-04-11 22:27:36 UTC
Hi,

I can confirm that debugging is working from Xamarin Studio.

Tried with very recent versions of the products: https://gist.github.com/VincentDondain/845252dd3961d371fd09b496a199da3f

So indeed, updating should solve your issues.

However about: "I do not see Complication on XS/VS.NET "Run With-Custom Configuration" window."

This is an actual problem and I filed 2 issues to cover this:

https://bugzilla.xamarin.com/show_bug.cgi?id=55045

and

https://bugzilla.xamarin.com/show_bug.cgi?id=55046

You will still have to enable the complication manually even when we'll have the "complication mode" but the experience should be a bit nicer.
Comment 9 Vincent Dondain [MSFT] 2017-05-19 17:28:36 UTC
Let us close this bug since the required work for the IDE is tracked in the 2 bugs linked above.

As I said debugging is working from Visual Studio for Mac and updating your Xamarin.iOS to a version that supports Xcode 8.3 should solve the MT1007 error.