[Mono-dev] ReferenceSource of System.Text.UnicodeEncoding breaks System.Data.Odbc.OdbcDataReader.GetColumn(int)

Atsushi Eno atsushieno at veritas-vos-liberabit.com
Wed May 6 00:58:42 UTC 2015

On 2015年05月05日 01:29, Marek Safar wrote:
> Hi,
>     We use the attached patch for Mono 4.0.1 which changes the
>     implementation of System.Data.Odbc.OdbcDataReader.GetColumn(int)
>     to make
>     it work with either implementation of
>     System.Text.UnicodeEncoding.GetString.
> Could you please send a pull request with the change?
>     Does it make sense to bring in patches like this or will
>     System.Data.Odbc be replaced by ReferenceSource in the (near) future?
> That's not very likely, reference sources code has quite few hard 
> windows dependencies and I don't think we'll replace it or at least 
> not very soon.

Usually that's correct, but for System.Data.Odbc we use unixodbc that 
PInvokes odbc32.dll compatible library. We already imported it.

Atsushi Eno

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