Non-beta Xcode uses beta Xcode icon for notifications

Number:rdar://47919390 Date Originated:08-Feb-2019 12:42 PM
Status:Open Resolved:
Product:Developer Tools Product Version:Xcode 10.1 (10B61) on macOS 10.14.3 (18D42)
Classification:UI/Usability Reproducible:Always
When you have both a beta and non-beta version of Xcode installed, all notifications from Xcode show the beta icon, even if only the non-beta version is running.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Be on  macOS 10.14.3 (18D42)
2. Have these Xcode versions installed:
 - Xcode 10.1 (10B61)
 - Xcode 10.2 (10P91b)
3. Run a build that will fail.

Expected Results:
The build fail notification shows the normal Xcode icon.

Actual Results:
The build fail notification shows the icon with the red “BETA” banner.

Xcode 10.1 (10B61) on macOS 10.14.3 (18D42)

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Apple closed this as a dupe on Feb 14, 2019. It also appears to be fixed, based on my testing.

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