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VS2017 15.3.1 sometimes freezes when deploying to iOS simulator.
Never the first time, usually after few deploys.
How can I debug it to provide more info?
Thanks so much for taking the time to submit this report!
I’m unable to reproduce this issue using the latest Visual Studio 2017 Preview version
Please attach the following to help us reproduce this issue:
-Detailed reproduction steps
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Because we have not received a reply to our request for more information in over 4 weeks, we are closing this issue. If you are still encountering this issue, please reopen the ticket with the requested information so we can continue looking into this. Thanks!
Created attachment 25969 [details]
Minidump of frozen VS
I've added a minidump of a frozen VS2017 15.5.1.
It's happeing again...
Microsoft Visual Studio Enterprise 2017
Microsoft .NET Framework
Installed Version: Enterprise
Architecture Diagrams and Analysis Tools 00369-90200-01701-AA812
Microsoft Architecture Diagrams and Analysis Tools
Visual Basic 2017 00369-90200-01701-AA812
Microsoft Visual Basic 2017
Visual C# 2017 00369-90200-01701-AA812
Microsoft Visual C# 2017
Visual C++ 2017 00369-90200-01701-AA812
Microsoft Visual C++ 2017
Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio Package 8.10.01106.1
Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio
ASP.NET and Web Tools 2017 15.0.31125.0
ASP.NET and Web Tools 2017
ASP.NET Core Razor Language Services 1.0
Provides languages services for ASP.NET Core Razor.
ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2017 5.2.51007.0
For additional information, visit https://www.asp.net/
Azure App Service Tools v3.0.0 15.0.31106.0
Azure App Service Tools v3.0.0
CodeRush for Roslyn 126.96.36.199
DevExpress CodeRush for Roslyn package.
CodeRush for Roslyn Tool Windows 188.8.131.52
DevExpress CodeRush for Roslyn Tool Windows package.
Common Azure Tools 1.10
Provides common services for use by Azure Mobile Services and Microsoft Azure Tools.
Create layout wizard.
A useful tool for deploying DevExpress assemblies.
DevExpress.Win.LayoutAssistant Extension 1.0
DevExpress.Win.LayoutAssistant Visual Studio Extension Detailed Info
A Visual Studio Extension that brings the GitHub Flow into Visual Studio.
Markdown Editor 1.11.214
A full featured Markdown editor with live preview and syntax highlighting. Supports GitHub flavored Markdown.
Merq 1.1.17-rc (cba4571)
Command Bus, Event Stream and Async Manager for Visual Studio extensions.
Microsoft Continuous Delivery Tools for Visual Studio 0.3
Simplifying the configuration of continuous build integration and continuous build delivery from within the Visual Studio IDE.
Microsoft JVM Debugger 1.0
Provides support for connecting the Visual Studio debugger to JDWP compatible Java Virtual Machines
Microsoft MI-Based Debugger 1.0
Provides support for connecting Visual Studio to MI compatible debuggers
Microsoft Visual C++ Wizards 1.0
Microsoft Visual C++ Wizards
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Containers 1.1
Develop, run, validate your ASP.NET Core applications in the target environment. F5 your application directly into a container with debugging, or CTRL + F5 to edit & refresh your app without having to rebuild the container.
Microsoft Visual Studio VC Package 1.0
Microsoft Visual Studio VC Package
Mono Debugging for Visual Studio 4.8.4-pre (3fe64e3)
Support for debugging Mono processes with Visual Studio.
NuGet Package Manager 4.5.0
NuGet Package Manager in Visual Studio. For more information about NuGet, visit http://docs.nuget.org/.
Project File Tools 1.0.1
Provides Intellisense and other tooling for XML based project files such as .csproj and .vbproj files.
SlowCheetah - XML config transforms 1.0
This package enables you to transform your app.config or any other XML file based on the build configuration. It also adds additional tooling to help you create XML transforms.
SQL Server Data Tools 15.1.61710.120
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools
Syntax Visualizer 1.0
An extension for visualizing Roslyn SyntaxTrees.
TypeScript Tools 15.5.11025.1
TypeScript Tools for Microsoft Visual Studio
Visual Studio Code Debug Adapter Host Package 1.0
Interop layer for hosting Visual Studio Code debug adapters in Visual Studio
Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows Apps 15.0.27128.01
The Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows apps allow you to build a single universal app experience that can reach every device running Windows 10: phone, tablet, PC, and more. It includes the Microsoft Windows 10 Software Development Kit.
Mac Extension for Visual Studio
Web Compiler 1.11.326
Compiler for LESS, Sass and CoffeeScript files
WiX Toolset Visual Studio Extension 0.9.21.62588
WiX Toolset Visual Studio Extension version 0.9.21.62588
Copyright (c) .NET Foundation and contributors. All rights reserved.
Xamarin 184.108.40.2063 (6575bd113)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin Designer 4.8.183 (2577c82ea)
Visual Studio extension to enable Xamarin Designer tools in Visual Studio.
Xamarin.Android SDK 220.127.116.11 (HEAD/9cfa7836b)
Xamarin.Android Reference Assemblies and MSBuild support.
Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Mac SDK 18.104.22.168 (6857dfc)
Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Mac Reference Assemblies and MSBuild support.
XtraReports package 1.0
Steps to repro. Debug project to remoted ios simulator a few times. It would freeze on second time or later.
Created attachment 25970 [details]
logs from last 7 days
I am having this same problem, and have had to abandon using VS for iOS debugging altogether. Hoping for a fix.