Null GuidAttribute Value Crashes CSC - by Ryan Lamansky

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ID 771420 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 1
Opened 11/16/2012 11:29:53 AM
Access Restriction Public


Supplying "null" to a System.Runtime.InteropServices.GuidAttribute crashes the C# compiler.
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Posted by Deon [MSFT] on 4/29/2014 at 12:31 PM
Thank you for reporting this issue. This issue has been fixed in Visual Studio 2013. You can install a trial version of Visual Studio 2013 with the fix from:
Posted by Alex [MSFT] on 2/7/2013 at 12:49 PM
Thanks for reporting this issue you've encountered with Visual Studio!

We've fixed this issue around null and GuidAttribute in the C# compiler codebase. You'll see this fix in the next version of Visual Studio.

Alex Turner
Senior Program Manager
Visual Basic and C# Compiler
Posted by Microsoft on 11/18/2012 at 7:05 PM
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Posted by Macy [MSFT] on 11/16/2012 at 11:51 AM
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