Bug 11243 - BinaryFormatter Dictionary serialization slightly different from .NET
Summary: BinaryFormatter Dictionary serialization slightly different from .NET
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: mscorlib ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: --- normal
Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Marek Safar
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-03-18 19:56 UTC by Vinicius Jarina
Modified: 2015-04-09 10:02 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

Call Stack .NET (115.96 KB, image/png)
2013-03-18 19:56 UTC, Vinicius Jarina

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Description Vinicius Jarina 2013-03-18 19:56:34 UTC
Created attachment 3646 [details]
Call Stack .NET

BinaryFormatter is serializing Dictionaries different from .NET.

This is causing errors with communication between Mac -> Windows.

.NET cannot deserialize the dictionary, throwing a InvalidCastException.

This small sample run fine with .NET but fail with Mono.

Comment 1 Vinicius Jarina 2013-03-21 13:54:17 UTC
Workaround dict: https://gist.github.com/alanmcgovern/6b08bc8f2b15c730787b
Comment 2 Marek Safar 2015-04-09 10:02:27 UTC
Fixed in master