[Mono-bugs] [Bug 73417][Nor] Changed - Array.Sort() does not sort correctly
Thu, 28 Apr 2005 19:33:20 -0400 (EDT)
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Changed by firstname.lastname@example.org.
--- shadow/73417 2005-04-18 22:25:40.000000000 -0400
+++ shadow/73417.tmp.3272 2005-04-28 19:33:20.000000000 -0400
@@ -144,6 +144,21 @@
It is culture dependent. What is your culture? Try Console.WriteLine
It won't be fixed until we finish ongoing collation task which won't
be so soon.
+------- Additional Comments From email@example.com 2005-04-28 19:33 -------
+The culture is en-AU. If I compile the code with Visual C# and run
+it, I get one collation order, if I compile with mcs and run with
+Mono, I get the other collation order. The problem for me is that the
+array definition is generated by a compiler, in sorted order. The
+generated code is then compiled and executed on either .NET or Mono.
+Another part of the code does a split search on the sorted array. Of
+course, if the collation order at run time doesn't match the order in
+which the array was sorted, the split search fails.
+This may be related to bug 61458, which dealt with a very similar
+problem. Can you think of any workaround that would work for
+both .NET and Mono? At the moment, I'm doing a linear search in order
+to keep the generated code portable, but that's rather inefficient.