[MonoDevelop] breakpoints not resolved correctly under OS X

Michael Hutchinson m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com
Mon Jan 4 18:51:58 EST 2010

On Mon, Jan 4, 2010 at 5:02 PM, ptr <ptrajkumar at gmail.com> wrote:
> hey all
>   I am using monodevelop 2.2 with mono 2.6 under Mac OS X Snow Leopard.
> I have a simple project
> SolutionA
>      ConsoleApp1
>      TestLib
> In such a scenario when I set a breakpoint in TestLib source files they are
> automatically resolved and everything works correctly.
> SolutionB
>      ConsolveApp2
> In SolutionB instead of having a project reference , I simply have an
> assembly reference where I have browsed to the folder where TestLib.dll and
> TestLib.mdb reside. In such a scenario I cannot step into functions that are
> defined in TestLib.  This is in spite the MonoDevelop telling me it has
> successfully resolved the breakpoint in a particular source file.
>  Is this a known limitation of MonoDevelop ?

It's a feature. You probably want to disable "debug project code only"
in debugger prefs.

FWIW MD trunk considers assemblies from all projects in the sln to be
project code, not just directly referenced projects.

Michael Hutchinson

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