[Cocoa-sharp] Re: Cocoa# problem with UTF-8 strings...

grompf grompf@sublimeintervention.com
Wed, 26 Jan 2005 02:43:16 -0500


On 26-Jan-05, at 2:39 AM, Edward J. Sabol wrote:


>> First off; I'm not sure that we publish nightly tarballs? At least I
>> never knew we did.
>
> FYI, the Cocoa# Wiki at
>
> http://www.lormyr.com/cocoaSharp/default.aspx/ 
> CocoaSharp.InstallingCocoaSharp
>
> has a link to
>
> http://homepage.mac.com/adhamh/cocoa-sharp-nightly.tar.gz

I'm not sure that actually is nightly; adhamh can you confirm?


>
>> Anyways we do hide NSStrings as strings; but this shouldn't matter.
>> Can you make a testcase and file a bug and I'll move it to mono if
>> appropriate?
>
> I'll see if I can slim the application down to a test case, but I want  
> to
> make sure I'm interpreting what I'm seeing correctly. Basically, the  
> .xml
> file has two hex bytes C2 92 where all the single quotes are in the XML
> elements. I assume that's the UTF-8 encoding for a single quote? In the
> NSOutlineView, I see two characters: a dingbat of some kind, followed  
> by a
> lowercase "i" with an accent mark. I just noticed that when I print  
> the same
> string using Console.WriteLine, I see only a single character (a "?")  
> in my
> Terminal window where the two bytes are located.
>
>

Are you even sure NSOutlineView can take UTF8 without some custom-fu?

-kangaroo