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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
00291091.4 IDE BugsGlobal Game SettingsPublic2018-05-09 15:36
ReporterSam CummingAssigned ToSteven Campbell 
PriorityVery HighSeverityB - MajorReproducibility100%
Status ClosedResolutionFixed 
PlatformAndroidOSWindows 10OS Version
Product Version 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0029109: Global Game Settings: Android package names with a '.' anywhere in the string are disallowed, blocks updating published games
DescriptionIf you use a package name which has a '.' typed somewhere in the name, your build will be blocked stating that there is an invalid character in the package name. Right now we only support package names in the following style: com.company.game - which IS the official, correct format and we don't recommend that you do add extra dots in.

Expected: We shouldn't care about how many '.' are in a package name and only care about invalid characters instead, so package names such as com.company.another.game.name should be valid.

(Note that a dot as the last character in your package name does need to be blocked, as the Android build tools fail to build packages if this is the case.)
Steps To Reproduce1. Open any 1.x project.
2. Go to GGS, Android.
3. Set the package name to com.company.game.something
4. Apply then run for Android.
5. Observe that your build is blocked due to the extra '.' in the package name.
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1.4 Found In1.4.1773

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Sam Cumming

2018-03-08 17:00

Developer  

ValidPackageName.png (1,518 bytes)
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Sam Cumming

2018-03-08 17:01

Developer  

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InvalidPackageName.png (1,562 bytes)

Steven Campbell

2018-03-09 11:00

Developer   ~0058005

Fixed in GitLab Git Id: 6093068bc73a480a640f92ff3d6efe7902b4f17f

Dan

2018-03-09 11:06

Adminstrator   ~0058007

Fix is in 1803+.

Steven Campbell

2018-03-09 17:21

Developer   ~0058015

Additional Fix in Git Id: 11839f3022085440c0d846dc35049511ce431d56
To deal with additional component parts with numbers at the start, IE: com.company.project.7.bad

Dan

2018-05-09 15:36

Adminstrator   ~0059245

Mass-closing - either fixed in 1804 or was an internal-only issue.