Bug 14185 - Swedish CultureInfo has incorrect negative number sign
Summary: Swedish CultureInfo has incorrect negative number sign
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: mscorlib ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: --- normal
Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Marek Safar
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Blocks:
 
Reported: 2013-08-22 10:49 UTC by Sami M. Kallio
Modified: 2013-08-22 13:13 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Sami M. Kallio 2013-08-22 10:49:44 UTC
The negative number sign for Swedish seems to be 8722 instead of 45. You can reproduce the error with the below code:		

			button.Click += delegate
			{
				button.Text = string.Format ("{0} clicks!", --count);

				var fi = new CultureInfo("fi-FI");
				var sv = new CultureInfo("sv-SE");

				var strFi = count.ToString(fi);

				var res = int.Parse(strFi, new CultureInfo("en-US"));

				var strSv = count.ToString(sv);

				for (var l = 0; l < strFi.Length; l++)
				{
					if (!strFi [l].Equals (strSv [l]))
					{
						System.Diagnostics.Debug.WriteLine("0x{0:x2} != 0x{1:x2}", (byte)strFi [l], (byte)strSv [l]);
					}
				}
				// this throws exception:
				res = int.Parse(strSv);
			};
Comment 1 Marek Safar 2013-08-22 13:13:44 UTC
Fixed in master