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Description of Problem:
I'm porting a java android app to MFA, but fount out that creating of custom font using below code is throwing error:
var lcdFont = Typeface.CreateFromAsset(Assets, "fonts/lcd2mono.ttf");
The same code is working in Java using Eclipse, and I also verified that the font file is valid
Steps to reproduce the problem:
1. Create a MFA app, put lcd2mono.ttf into Assets/fonts folder
2. Load custom font from assets
Throw runtime error saying Native typeface can not be made
Everything is fine
How often does this happen?
I'm using it on Win8 RP with MonoDevelop 22.214.171.124 and MFA 4.2.6 and SDK 2.1, but I also tried with SDK 2.2 and 2.3.3, none of which work. Also the java android app is using 2.1.
Sorry, it seems that the issue with this is my stupidity ---- I forgot to include the font file in the project. It is showing up in the project tree only because I choose to show all files. Anyway, fixed. Sorry for the false alert
No worries, closing,