Bug 6887 - Avoid re-activatuon when switching between Bootcamp and VM usage
Summary: Avoid re-activatuon when switching between Bootcamp and VM usage
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Android
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Tools and Addins ()
Version: 4.2.x
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2012-09-04 10:00 UTC by t9mike
Modified: 2013-05-22 15:47 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description t9mike 2012-09-04 10:00:05 UTC
When I switch from booting in Mac PC Windows Bootcamp and Windows VM I get prompted to re-activate. This is a hassle. I am also not sure what will happen if I was offline and had no access to Internet: will I be able to deploy to device?. I was told by support this is due to MAC address changing. Mono for Android should keep track of previous MAC addresses so it can handle this common scenario for Xamarin customers (since many will be MonoTouch developers as well).
Comment 1 Miguel de Icaza [MSFT] 2013-05-22 15:47:55 UTC
This should be fixe.d