Android Studio Iguana Closed Issues

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 RC 2

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-rc02
Fixed Issues
Shrinker (R8)
Test SimpleKotlinEnumUnboxingTest fails on kotlin_dev bot

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 RC 1

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-rc01
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Android Gradle Plugin 8.2.0 install task fails in project that uses dynamic features
Build Output
AS Iguana Gradle Sync Errors Aren't Shown
Device Manager
Definitions with identical names but different IDs crash the AVD Configuration dialog
Dexer (D8)
[desugared library] Desugared library version 2.1 is not compatible with previous versions of R8
Optimizations running even just with D8?
Import/Sync
Performance regression - setting up dependencies in the IDE
Android Studio Hedgehog hangs on Computing project size
Shrinker (R8)
[R8 8.3.21] R8 8.3.21 is 1.57MB larger than R8 8.1.56
class.getInterfaces() return empty

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Beta 2

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-beta02
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Unable to set JaCoCo version in AGP 8.2.0
Android Gradle Plugin 8.2.0 install task fails in project that uses dynamic features
Baseline Profiles & ProfileInstaller
compileReleaseArtProfile fails with java.lang.ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException
Import/Sync
Using non-AndroidX libraries in an AndroidX project
Shrinker (R8)
[R8 8.3.21] R8 8.3.21 is 1.57MB larger than R8 8.1.56

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Beta 1

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-beta01
Fixed Issues
Import/Sync
Potential compatibility issue with Gradle 9 in Iguana because of org.gradle.util.VersionNumber
Shrinker (R8)
R8 Flurry SDK crash with AGP 8.2.0
Android - R8 causes subclass of LinearLayoutManager to crash
R8 v8.2.33, "java.lang.VerifyError: Bad type on operand stack" runtime crash after upgrade

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 17

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha17
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Please provide options to include generated sources on Javadoc and SourceJar
Need quick fix for discrepancy between compileSdk and dependency with minCompileSdkVersion
[Gradle] tools:overrideLibrary should support asterisk (*)
UI Freeze when editing manifest
App Quality Insights
The sorting function of the Issues column isn't sorting intuitively
C++ Debugger
LLDB Debugger not check apk for required architectures before launching
Code Analysis
Lint library version checks don't work with BoM (Bill of Materials)
Code Editor
Quick documentation action on a function shows "COMPILED_CODE" for default parameters in Iguana Canary 5
Device Manager
Device skins copied to SDK directory
Gradle
'InlineApi' instead of 'InlinedApi'
Import/Sync
Allow tests for syncing with old versions of AGP to handle new namespace DSL
Firebase BOM not updated
Lint
Android Studio / Lint doesn't tell you when "platform" dependencies are out of date
Bug: no suggestion to update Firebase-bom dependency
Project Structure (and Gradle (?)) does not discover Firebase BOM dependencies to be upgraded to a newer version.

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 16

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha16
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
The link for "decoupled Projects" in studio settings goes to the wrong place.
Espresso Recorder
Record Your Test window not displayed in Android Studio for "Expresso Test Recorder"
Import/Sync
Unclear error/warning after project sync
Network Inspector
gRPC support for network inspector
gRPC inspector cannot capture from AndroidChannelBuilder
Shrinker (R8)
isShrinkResources overoptimizes in 8.3.0-alpha11 to alpha14

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 15

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha15
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
DexArchiveBuilderTaskDelegate was failed with resource only library module
AGP7.4 custom plugin variant toTransform for all throw duplicate entry: META-INF/MANIFEST.MF exception
Support new Manifest tags,
Espresso Recorder
Record Your Test window not displayed in Android Studio for "Expresso Test Recorder"
Import/Sync
UI for "Gradle JDK" does not suggest "Gradle Sync"
Layout Inspector
Iguana Canary 13: Layout inspector is spamming logcat with "No package ID ff found for resource ID 0xffffffff."
Network Inspector
gRPC support for network inspector
Resources
Resource resolution breaks when resource files are moved
When extracting string it become error
Running Devices
Unable to connect to physical device for development

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 14

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha14
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
SDK Manager should stop spamming log info to stdout
Build Output
ksp AutoMigration error is not shown in Android Studio
Gradle
NoClassDefFoundError with AGP 8.1.0, desugaring and minify
Lint
StackOverflow from `LintClient.getSdkHome`
New Code/Templates
TODO: Remove once KTIJ-19369 is fixed
Resource Manager
SVG import error, Error while parsing *.svg - Not a proper SVG file
Running Tests
Cannot run instrumented test for lib module on Pixel 7 Pro

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 13

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha13
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Feature Request: Promote com.android.build.api.extension.impl.CURRENT_AGP_VERSION to a public API
Android SDK Upgrade Assistant
No upgrade path to API level 34
Compose Preview
IDE becomes very slow in Hedgehog 9 (possibly ComposePreviewRunLineMarkerContributor)
New Code/Templates
Adding a New Library Module Dependency Doesn't Compile
Project Structure
The supplied javaHome seems to be invalid. I cannot find the java executable
Running Devices
device preview has oval shape

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 12

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha12
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
AGP 8.1.0: dynamic feature: Implicit dependency between exportReleaseConsumerProguardFiles and extractProguardFiles cause compilation errors
`variant.unitTest.jniLibs.addGeneratedSourceDirectory` does not seem to do anything
Update XML parser used in AGP for Gradle 8.4 compatibility
AGP 8.0.1 release package jacoco instrument does not take effect
HEDGEHOG REGRESSION: Run button is delayed by a few seconds (Creating spec)
AGP 8.3.0-alpha11 produces release APK that crashes on startup with android.content.res.Resources$NotFoundException
Graduate "android.lint.printStackTrace" AGP property to stable
C++ Import/Sync
Android studio keeps indexing unrelated c++ code
CPU
Android Studio freeze when profiling/recording CPU trace. Last Bumblebee and Dolphin version
Device File Explorer
Update App Inspector to use Device Explorer
Lint
Unused Resources Processor might delete Gradle build file
NewApi lint check does not undertand "isAtleastU() && otherCondition()" final field
Running Tests
AS 2022.3.1.13 C3 doesn't allow debugging integration tests when the tested variant is non debuggable

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 11

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha11
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Migrate to new Gradle configuration alignment API
Resource compilation fails when Kotlin compiler tries to update to IDEA 21.3
Reactive get() with artifacts API
Graduate "android.lint.printStackTrace" AGP property to stable
API
com.android.build.api.dsl.Packaging has no useful javadoc.
New Varian API DSL feature request: Equivalent for old API BaseVariant.preBuildProvider
Import/Sync
GradleProjectInfo.setSkipStartupActivity is still being used
Refresh VFS after project builds
Offer quickfix for "Could not install Gradle distribution"
Layout Inspector
Iguana Canary 2: Embedded Layout inspector spams logcat with `Invalid resource ID` errors
Lint
Invalid highlight of an warning which is false positive
Lint visitAnnotationUsage not called for usages of annotated classes in variable declarations
Network Inspector
Make Network Inspector Static
Running Devices
Pixel fold device streaming broken for API level 34

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 9

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha09
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Transforming the ASSETS artifact give broken input/output locations
Promote android.experimental.r8.dex-startup-optimization=true to be default
Editing
shrinkunusedprotofields is marked as invalid flag in proguard-rules.pro
IntelliJ
Iguana: Process 471 is still running
Lint
Quickfix Lint doesn't work and results in an IDE error
Inconsistent test failure due to partial analysis
Logcat
Add a Process Name Column in Logcat

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 8

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha08
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Tranforming an APK leads to a error with ListingFileRedirectTask
Baseline Profiles & ProfileInstaller
Desugared classes are missing from the compiled profile
Code Editor
Android Studio deadlock (AttachAndroidSdkSourcesNotificationProvider)
Compose Editing
Don't implement optional trailing lambdas by default
Compose Preview
Change request: prev Live Template should generate a private function
Debugger
App Inspection Instructions are Misleading
Import/Sync
AndroidGradleProjectResolver.isAndroidGradleProject takes significant time
Live Edit
10-30 second freezes caused by Live Edit
Profilers
Profiler becomes unusably slow after just 3-4 runs, have to restart IDE
Resource Manager
Bug: importing SVG file puts it in wrong folder, of "drawable-svg" instead of "drawable", causing "Android resource linking failed" error
Testing
Macrobenchmark test results show same timing info for all tests using Run -> Import Tests From File

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 7

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha07
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
AGP 8.1.0 uninstalls app after running instrumented tests - 7.4.2 does not
Layout Editor
androidx.core:core-ktx:1.12.0 causes Render Problem in Android Studio
Navigation Editor
Problem to Define Args in Navigation
Profilers
Save (or copy) traces recorded by Macrobenchmark library
Rendering
Android Studio Hedgehog 2023.1.1 Canary 15 hangs when typing drawable resource name.
Resources
String Extract generates getString() instead of stringResource() in Electric Eel
Run
Minimum port 5038 for 'user managed adb' prevents use of the default port 5037 which may be desired
Tip of the Day
Suppress tip-of-the-day in Android Studio

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 6

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha06
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Enforce `android.enableDexingArtifactTransform=true`
[Gradle 8.4][upgrade] Integration test failure after upgrade due to file handling in configuration phase
AGP 8.3.0-alpha-02 - `Error: Failed to deserialize cached resource repository.`
[Gradle 8.4][upgrade] Integration test failure after upgrade due file handling in configuration phase of TestLabBuildService
Code Editor
Editor for ProGuard rules warns about missing class for -dontwarn
Compose Editing
Don't put `@Composable` on extract constants
Emulator
Bluetooth Exceptions when using Android Emulator 33.1.13
Import/Sync
Sources for AndroidX KMP libraries are not downloaded in Studio I Canary 5
Lint
No Lint warning about kotlin.text.MatchNamedGroupCollection#get(String) requiring API 26
lint:TypographyQuotes false negatives: more than one escaped apostrophe are ignored
AGP 8.0.2 lint InvalidId detector false positive
LintError issues added to lint baselines
Resources
Remove unused STRING resources

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 5

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha05
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Please reduce/remove info-level logging for AGP "Analytics other plugin to proto: ..."
[Gradle 8.4][upgrade] File operation during configuration in ProcessJavaResTask breaks config caching
Variant API to get symbol table (R.txt)
lint standalone plugin doesn't handle gradleApi() dependency properly
Poor kDocs on AGP classes/properties. `VariantOutput.enable` suggests it should be replaced with `VariantOutput.enable`
AGP 8.3.0-alpha02 cannot install release profiles on Windows hosts
Data Binding
BindingXmlIndex.getInputFilter violates contract of FileBasedIndexExtension
Losing bindings
Editing
Iguana Canary 1: Double colors in gutter
Emulator
Error running test on an emulator : Unable to recompile * (Output(stdout=Failure: package * could not be compiled , stderr=))
Gradle Files Editor
Unused property 'unqualifiedResLocale'
Import/Sync
Studio should detect new jar dropped in libs folder and offer re-sync
Lint
LINT check Unused Resource false positive detection inside of binding and click listener
Could not load custom lint check jar file: Node cannot be cast to TreeNode
Lint visitAnnotationUsage not called for usages of annotated classes in variable declarations
Lint 31.0.2 fails with java.util.NoSuchElementException: Array is empty.
Network Inspector
AS Flamingo Network Inspector rules dont work
New Code/Templates
Plugin repositories in new project wizard leads to slower first-time sync
Profilers
Save (or copy) traces recorded by Macrobenchmark library
Release Bundle/APKs
Export build to folder ending with a Space
Run
Unable to run Activity from the gutter menu
Running Devices
Device mirroring causing extremely high CPU usage on phone

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 4

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha04
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Don't check for the existence of manifest overlay files during configuration phase
Broken link to Gradle doc on MergeJavaResWorkAction error
Gradle 8.1 breaks configuration caching due to .gradle/.android/analytics.settings
AGP should not use ProjectComponentIdentifier.projectPath without ProjectComponentIdentifier.build
Editing
Unresolved reference in IDE for safeargs-generated classes
Import/Sync
StopGradleDaemonsAction runs on the UI thread
Recommended AGP version is 3.3.2
Network Inspector
AS Flamingo Network Inspector rules dont work
Release Bundle/APKs
"APK(s) generated successfully..." message is misleading when APK file isn't modified.
Resources
"Remove Unused Resources" does not work when selecting module in the project view

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 3

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha03
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Execution failed for task ':app:mergeReleaseClasses' after Updating AGP from 8.0.2 to 8.1.0
[Gradle 8.4][upgrade] Integration test failure after upgrade due to use of deprecated feature in kotlin gradle plugin
App Quality Insights
AQI tool window shows always users count from event count
App Quality Insight shows invalid OS version
Baseline Profiles & ProfileInstaller
Gradle plugin isn't compatible with 8.3 alphas
Code Editor
"Incorrect formatting" firing on layout XML files based on incorrect setting value
Gradle Files Editor
Version catalog shows unused symbols in Groovy when names are nested
Resources
Android Studio hangs with indirect resource reference to duplicate name

Android Studio Iguana | 2023.2.1 Canary 2

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha02
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Minimum Gradle version check does not run on the second build and after
Compose Preview
DropdownMenu expanded in incorrect position in Preview Interactive Mode
Code using the vibrator crashes the compose preview
Compose Preview broken when using HTML text with b-Tags
Design Tools
Design goes blank when inserting tab widget
Import/Sync
Studio complains about unsupported modules during gradle sync
Unclear error/warning after project sync
IntelliJ
Android Studio Iguana - Start Failed - NPE in BytecodeTransformerAdapter
Layout Editor
BufferedInputStream cannot be cast to class AssetManager$AssetInputStream
Lint Integration
DuplicatePlatformClasses lint error from testImplementation dependency
Modularize Refactor
Modularize does not list modules in any specific order
Network Inspector
Error in logs: "lateinit property model has not been initialized"
Resource Manager
Resource Manager doesn't show drawables with custom color attributes
Resource Manager crops some vector drawables
Running Tests
Unit tests will not rerun
Shrinker (R8)
R8 doesn't work after upgrade from AGP 8.0.2 to 8.1.0

Android Studio Iguana Canary 1 (2023.2.1.1)

Released together with:
  • Android Gradle Plugin 8.3.0-alpha01
Fixed Issues
Android Gradle Plugin
Build cache is redundant for PackageForUnitTest task
[AGP 8.1.0] ./gradlew test fails with "Unable to find manifest output" if both splits.abi.isEnable and testOptions.unitTests.isIncludeAndroidResources are true
AGP model building fails with nested gradle composite builds
Resource shrinker mangles resource IDs, leading to runtime crashes
Android SDK Upgrade Assistant
Target SDK Upgrade Assistant never loads
Baseline Profiles & ProfileInstaller
Profgen - option to output all DM files simultaneously
Build Variants
Switch active variant when default variant changes
Conflicts in the Build Variants window should be on the consumer project rather than the producer
C++ Build
C++ plugin reports preprocessor errors on gradlew
C++ Editor
Updating symbols constantly which blocks building
Short-circuit C/C++ Analyses when there are no C/C++ projects
Code Analysis
Proguard awareness highlights @interface type as invalid
Debugger
Compose Preview attempts to open for external libraries
JVM_IR evaluate expression fails to evaluate fragments with SAM wrappers
For Compose Preview, Split-view seems to be an over-aggressive default
Gradle Files Editor
[Version Catalog] False positive on unused dependency alias when used in bundles
Import/Sync
UI for "Gradle JDK" does not synchronize field content
GradleProjectInfo.setSkipStartupActivity is still being used
Unable to make progress running work.
Hide Java main method run configurations in gutter for Android modules
Studio fails to handle included builds that are symlinked
Layout Editor
XML design preview size resets as cursor moves around
layout xml: design-left-component tree ,select a component and can't use ctrl+B hotkey to code
Layout Inspector
Debug app crashes sometimes when Layout Inspector is active
Lint
[Lint] TranslucentViewDetector crashes in filterIncident function and causes lint to produce wrong result
TranslucentViewDetector should accept "behind" value
Android Lint fails on a KMP library with `property 'variantInputs.name' doesn't have a configured value.`
TranslucentViewDetector report wrong line in manifest
lintDebug falsely reports UseTomlInstead warnings when using project dependencies
Unexpected issues from another project flagged by Android Lint
Logcat
The color of Logcat tag indicators cannot be changed
Logcat soft-wrap not working
Resource Manager
Create Resource Folder is missing Directory
Resources
Find usages/go to definition does not work for androidTest resources
Resource references are not resolved under androidTest
R class for a library isn't recognized from androidTest source set
Run
Cannot save Dynamic features settings on run/debug configurations