Bug 15711 - UICollectionView.DequeueReusableCell requires NSString
Summary: UICollectionView.DequeueReusableCell requires NSString
Alias: None
Product: iOS
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Xamarin.iOS.dll ()
Version: 7.0.0.x
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-10-25 14:37 UTC by James Clancey
Modified: 2013-10-28 07:41 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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

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Description James Clancey 2013-10-25 14:37:59 UTC
UICollectionView.DequeueReusableCell should allow you to just pass in a normal .net string
Comment 1 Rolf Bjarne Kvinge [MSFT] 2013-10-28 07:41:07 UTC
Unfortunately because iOS does a pointer comparison, not a string comparison, this would not work, since if we exposed a .net string overload we'd create a new NSString on every invocation.