Bug 55284 - [VS2013 iOS] Unable to create IPA even after checking the "Build iTunes Package Archive (IPA)"
Summary: [VS2013 iOS] Unable to create IPA even after checking the "Build iTunes Packa...
Status: VERIFIED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: iOS ()
Version: 4.5.0 (15.2)
Hardware: PC Windows
: --- major
Target Milestone: 15.2
Assignee: Bugzilla
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2017-04-17 14:45 UTC by Aman Dharwal
Modified: 2017-04-21 09:52 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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


Attachments
IDE_logs (2.45 MB, application/zip)
2017-04-17 14:47 UTC, Aman Dharwal
Details
IDE_logs (4.98 KB, application/zip)
2017-04-21 09:52 UTC, Aman Dharwal
Details


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Description Aman Dharwal 2017-04-17 14:45:42 UTC
[VS2013 iOS] Unable to create IPA even after checking the "Build iTunes Package Archive (IPA)"

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On creating a single view iPhone app in Release/AppStore Configuration, and checking the "Build iTunes Package Archive (IPA)" option, IPA is not created.

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Environment Info:
Microsoft Visual Studio Ultimate 2013
Version 12.0.31101.00 Update 4
Xamarin 4.5.0.377 (e43a71c)

Detailed Info:
https:https://gist.github.com/mohakbarokar/53f4da92d244afe6baad4c7bc945c26b

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Steps:
1. Create a single view iOS app and set all the configurations as per the iTravel sample including the Certificates and Profiles.
2. Check the "Build iTunes Package Archive (IPA)" option under the iOS IPA Options section in the project properties.
3. Build the application.
4. Right click on the project and select the "Open Folder in File Explorer" option.
5. navigate to the BIN > iPhone folder and then in the AppStore/Release folder.

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Expected result:
The mentioned directory should contain the generated .ipa file. 
Actual result:
The mentioned directory does not contain the generated .ipa file. 

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Screencast Link:http://www.screencast.com/t/TJdi3IWq19xK


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Logs attached.
Comment 1 Aman Dharwal 2017-04-17 14:47:16 UTC
Created attachment 21576 [details]
IDE_logs
Comment 2 xamarin-release-manager 2017-04-19 19:07:12 UTC
Fixed in version 4.5.0.401 (d15-2)

Author: josegallardo
Commit: 457c2253391364f6c24a4d8369c95ee7442f847c (xamarin/XamarinVS)
Comment 3 Aman Dharwal 2017-04-21 09:52:06 UTC
Created attachment 21678 [details]
IDE_logs
Comment 4 Aman Dharwal 2017-04-21 09:52:43 UTC
Verified on build 
Xamarin   4.5.0.402 (6afdee2)
Xamarin.Android   7.3.0.6 (1dcadca)
Xamarin.iOS   10.10.0.4 (9245c1c)

Build :-
https://gist.github.com/anonymous/2d4d4e8a958398e6b866244570d75760

Screencast link :-

http://www.screencast.com/t/CV5TJG7Vf1hO


Attached IDE logs