Welcome to the second post in my Specific Solutions to Specific Problems series. Hopefully somebody is getting some benefit out of these but even if nobody is reading it, the process is pretty cathartic anyway…
These are a handful of issues that I encountered in my second week on Monodroid. These are the solutions I discovered to my problems.
I am doing a lot of development using Xamarin for Android and while most of the time it works really well, there are a few circumstances where it acts a little weirdly.
The first is when naming resources. The Xamarin documentation states the following in a resource on their website:
[blockquote source=”Xamarin”]Also, it’s important to note that while Android only supports lowercase filenames for resource items, Xamarin.Android is a bit more forgiving; it will support both uppercase and lowercase filenames.[/blockquote]
While this is true for most items it doesn’t work across the board. Continue reading