Bug 7009 - Support [Preserve()] at assembly level
Summary: Support [Preserve()] at assembly level
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: iOS
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Tools ()
Version: 5.3.x
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: --- enhancement
Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2012-09-08 11:30 UTC by t9mike
Modified: 2013-01-21 15:37 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description t9mike 2012-09-08 11:30:35 UTC
As an alternative to --linkskip=MyAssembly when source for library is available, I'd prefer to put [Preserve()] in AssemblyInfo.cs-style file. I.e.:

   [assembly: Preserve()]

Low priority, but useful to centralize this vs. having to replicate --linkskip to multiple exes and exe configs. Other benefit is that this can then be #if conditionalized.
Comment 1 Sebastien Pouliot 2012-09-08 11:49:06 UTC
Thanks for the feedback! We have a similar idea under consideration (but no firm date/release plan).
Comment 2 Sebastien Pouliot 2013-01-21 15:37:47 UTC
This feature will be part of MonoTouch 6.0.9