Re: [Gobject Introspection] GIRepository.gir seems incorrect

On 2010-08-18 22:02, Steve Frécinaux wrote:
> On 08/18/2010 07:32 PM, Mildred Ki'Lya wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm trying to use the GIRepository library in order to access GI
>> information and create a compile time binding for the Lisaac language.
>> I don't like C very much, and I'm going to use Vala. But the vala
>> compiler complains that it can't find the type "filename".
> GObject introspection use a "filename" string type to mark strings that
> represent file names, because those are not utf8 strings, rather
> bytestrings with exceptions.

So I suppose that's a bug in vala then.

Until the problem is fixed, I created a copy of the gir file and removed
the offending function.


Mildred Ki'Lya
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