Xamarin Forms: how to troubleshoot Android crashes when all you see is Java and Android native code in the Stack Trace (Teaser, Part 1)

Xamarin Forms excellent Documentation: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/
  1. Cross platform (iOS, Android, UWP, WPF, Mac OS, Xbox, and more!)
Sample Xamarin Forms project structure with iOS, Android, and Core projects
Native APIs supported when using Xamarin/Mono as of the publishing of this article
Crash image used for illustration purposes only
  1. There’s no trace of our actual code in there — this crash did not originate in any of our Viewmodels, Views, or Services.
  2. There’s no trace of MvvmCross causing the crash.
  3. There’s no trace of Xamarin Forms or Mono causing the crash.
  4. Who is “Zygote”?
  1. Configuring your app to catch all exceptions in Android
See https://github.com/mono/mono/tree/master/mcs/tools/mono-symbolicate




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