[MacRuby-devel] String#sub/gsub and text encodings
lsansonetti at apple.com
Sun May 15 15:37:35 PDT 2011
If the script works different in CRuby 1.9, then a ticket will be helpful too, as it is likely something we need to fix. I don't know by heart if it's a well-known issue, but we will figure it out later. Filling dups is always a good idea as it helps up prioritizing work.
On May 15, 2011, at 8:10 AM, Caio Chassot wrote:
> Can you post some sample code?
> On Sun, May 15, 2011 at 11:50, Yasu Imao <yimao.ml at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I just wrote a simple script for text processing and encountered a problem with String#sub/gsub.
>> Original text: UTF-8 encoded ASCII character only text
>> Replacing text: UTF-8 encoded text with ASCII and non-ASCII characters (including Japanese characters)
>> The resulting text: all the non-ASCII characters were garbage.
>> When I split the original text at the strings to be replaced and inserted the replacing text at these places, the resulting string object was fine; all the characters were kept as they should be in UTF-8 encoding.
>> I checked the tickets, but couldn't find something like this. Is this a known issue?
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