[swift-users] Swift 3 version of creating a string from a pointer, length and encoding?
Quinn "The Eskimo!"
eskimo1 at apple.com
Fri Sep 30 03:25:32 CDT 2016
On 29 Sep 2016, at 10:47, John Brownie via swift-users <swift-users at swift.org> wrote:
> Or is there a better way that I've missed (highly possible)?
I don’t think there’s anything significantly better. The other two options I can think of:
* use the `UTF8` codec
* use NSString
NSString(bytes: bytes, length: length, encoding: String.Encoding.utf8.rawValue) as? String
Honestly, I think bouncing through `Data` is better.
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