Bug 6317 - Upgrade to 3.0.3.4 offered on startup while running 3.0.4.1 in Alpha channel
Summary: Upgrade to 3.0.3.4 offered on startup while running 3.0.4.1 in Alpha channel
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Updater ()
Version: 3.0.x
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2012-07-28 05:03 UTC by Marco Cunha
Modified: 2012-07-31 14:28 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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


Attachments
Monodevelop version information (653 bytes, text/plain)
2012-07-28 05:03 UTC, Marco Cunha
Details
Updater dialog (115.32 KB, image/png)
2012-07-28 05:04 UTC, Marco Cunha
Details
monodevelop short log (736 bytes, text/plain)
2012-07-28 05:40 UTC, Marco Cunha
Details
result of web call with level alpha (2.43 KB, application/xml)
2012-07-28 05:42 UTC, Marco Cunha
Details


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Description Marco Cunha 2012-07-28 05:03:54 UTC
Created attachment 2270 [details]
Monodevelop version information

Starting up Monodevelop 3.0.4.1 with Alpha channel selected, informs the user that a new update is available to 3.0.3.4. 

If I'm on Alpha channel, this is a downgrade to a stable version and shouldn't be offered. 

Attaching screenshots and version info.
Comment 1 Marco Cunha 2012-07-28 05:04:55 UTC
Created attachment 2271 [details]
Updater dialog
Comment 2 Marco Cunha 2012-07-28 05:37:51 UTC
Looking into MonoDevelop's log it makes a request to http://software.xamarin.com/Service/Updates and the information returned includes 3.0.3.4 and 3.0.3.2 despite level=Alpha in the GET request.

Attaching the log info, and a sample of the contents returned.
Comment 3 Marco Cunha 2012-07-28 05:40:05 UTC
Created attachment 2272 [details]
monodevelop short log
Comment 4 Marco Cunha 2012-07-28 05:42:59 UTC
Created attachment 2273 [details]
result of web call with level alpha

Result of the call to http://software.xamarin.com/Service/Updates?level=Alpha when made the same parameters as in the short log file
Comment 5 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-07-31 14:28:22 UTC
This is intentional, there was a bug in the updater in some recent versions of MD that we could only fix by pushing down 3.0.3.5 to all users. After you install 3.0.3.5, it should start offering normal updates again, including the 3.0.4.2 alpha.