Bug 5116 - Can't paste text with upper-ASCII character
Summary: Can't paste text with upper-ASCII character
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: Windows.Forms ()
Version: 2.10.x
Hardware: PC Linux
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Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2012-05-16 06:11 UTC by eb1
Modified: 2012-05-24 16:17 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Is this bug a regression?: ---
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Suggested fix (2.46 KB, patch)
2012-05-16 06:54 UTC, eb1
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Description eb1 2012-05-16 06:11:55 UTC
Copy the text 'a-kυ·tιp' to the clipboard and paste it into a text box.

Expected behavior:
textbox shows 'a-kυ·tιp'

Actual behavior:
text doesn't get pasted; textbox shows same as before

The culprit is U+00B7, raised dot, or rather any character in the range U+0080..U+00FF.

The reason is that mono treats the text as UTF-8, but in this case when it comes from an external source it is not UTF-8 encoded but Latin-1.
Comment 1 eb1 2012-05-16 06:54:20 UTC
Created attachment 1900 [details]
Suggested fix
Comment 2 Miguel de Icaza [MSFT] 2012-05-19 00:26:52 UTC
Do you mind sending a pull request?
Comment 3 eb1 2012-05-21 05:10:28 UTC
Pull request #296.
Comment 4 Miguel de Icaza [MSFT] 2012-05-24 16:17:50 UTC
Thansk!