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09/22/2010

03:34 PM Ruby trunk Bug #3855 (Closed): String#rindex extremely slow on long UTF8 strings
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Not really a bug .....
I think this issue was raised a few months ago, but I have done a very simple patch ...

03/27/2009

07:36 AM Ruby trunk Bug #1317: Creating a range with strings
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This is a (possibly confusing) consequence of the behaviour of String#next.
For most sortable objects, the ...

02/25/2009

08:00 AM Ruby trunk Bug #1203 (Closed): IO#gets ignores the limit parameter when sep is nil
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According to the doc f.gets(nil) returns the rest of the file. This works fine. But the doc also says that "l...

02/05/2009

08:07 AM Ruby trunk Feature #1106: Script encoding vs. default_internal: Implicitly transcode strings/regexps
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There were a number of quite long discussions about String (and Regexp) literal encodings (as well as other e...

02/04/2009

08:27 AM Ruby trunk Feature #908: Should be an easy way of reading N characters from am I/O stream
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I have a simple use-case:

Existing datafile has fixed length records, currently single-byte chars. I wan...

12/29/2008

01:07 PM Ruby trunk Bug #942: Build fails on IA-32 Linux with gcc 4.3.2
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I reported this on ruby-core last week ([ruby-core:20850] Re: Problems compiling R20933 on Ubuntu 8.10 Linux)...

12/20/2008

05:54 AM Ruby trunk Feature #908 (Rejected): Should be an easy way of reading N characters from am I/O stream
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I know of no way of reading N characters (as opposed to bytes) and returning a string other than writing a l...

10/29/2008

01:28 PM Ruby trunk Feature #695: More flexibility when combining ASCII-8BIT strings with other encodings
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Sorry, I meant Array#pack, not String#pack of course.

Mike.
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12:53 PM Ruby trunk Feature #695 (Closed): More flexibility when combining ASCII-8BIT strings with other encodings
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Consider the following 3 Ruby statements:

# String#pack always returns ASCII-8BIT
s1 = [97, 98, 99, 15...

10/12/2008

08:25 AM Ruby trunk Feature #640 (Rejected): New Array#encoding_pack -> string method
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Now that we have String#each_codepoint there are times when you want to pack an array of integer codepoints b...

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