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nirvdrum (Kevin Menard)

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  • Registered on: 03/03/2017
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08/01/2022

05:33 PM Ruby master Feature #18949: Deprecate and remove replicate and dummy encodings
> But on the other hand, ISO-2022-JP, UTF-16, and UTF-32 definitely have their uses. They are not so much used direct... nirvdrum (Kevin Menard)

07/20/2022

04:38 PM Ruby master Bug #18931: Inconsistent handling of invalid codepoints in String#lstrip and String#rstrip
My own take on three options, with no significance to the order, are:
**Ignore the code point**
The documentati...
nirvdrum (Kevin Menard)
04:25 PM Ruby master Bug #18931 (Closed): Inconsistent handling of invalid codepoints in String#lstrip and String#rstrip
When attempting to strip a string, there are three basic options when an invalid code point is encountered:
1) Ign...
nirvdrum (Kevin Menard)

02/10/2022

03:14 AM Ruby master Feature #18579: Concatenation of ASCII-8BIT strings shouldn't behave differently depending on string contents
naruse (Yui NARUSE) wrote in #note-2:
> The encoding of the resulted string depends "ascii only or not" and "ascii c...
nirvdrum (Kevin Menard)

06/28/2019

04:33 PM Ruby master Feature #15940: Coerce symbols internal fstrings in UTF8 rather than ASCII to better share memory with string literals
I generally like the idea, but really from a semantics perspective rather than a memory savings one. It's confusing t... nirvdrum (Kevin Menard)

03/04/2019

04:28 PM Ruby master Bug #15635: Inconsistent handling of dummy encodings and code range
I also tested some older Ruby releases. The issue is also present in `ruby 2.4.4p296 (2018-03-28 revision 63013) [x86... nirvdrum (Kevin Menard)
04:26 PM Ruby master Bug #15635 (Closed): Inconsistent handling of dummy encodings and code range
It's hard to write code that works properly with dummy encodings, so they should really be avoided altogether. Howeve... nirvdrum (Kevin Menard)

01/16/2019

04:35 PM Ruby master Bug #15543 (Rejected): rb_str_set_len should clear code range
Calling `rb_str_set_len` on a `String` could alter the code range. I think this hasn't been much of an issue because ... nirvdrum (Kevin Menard)

11/03/2017

09:00 PM Ruby master Feature #14077: Add Encoding::FILESYSTEM and Encoding::LOCALE constants
shevegen (Robert A. Heiler) wrote:
> > Even changing the $LANG environment variable within the Ruby
> > process d...
nirvdrum (Kevin Menard)
04:35 PM Ruby master Feature #14077 (Open): Add Encoding::FILESYSTEM and Encoding::LOCALE constants
The `Encoding` class has constants defined for all of the standard encodings, but does not have constants defined for... nirvdrum (Kevin Menard)

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