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fmt: Printf %#v loses array type information for [...]byte-derived types #4685

kortschak opened this issue Jan 22, 2013 · 2 comments

fmt: Printf %#v loses array type information for [...]byte-derived types #4685

kortschak opened this issue Jan 22, 2013 · 2 comments


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@kortschak kortschak commented Jan 22, 2013

What steps will reproduce the problem?
If possible, include a link to a program on
1. Run the code at

What is the expected output?
Expect the type diplayed in %#v output to match that shown for %T.

What do you see instead?
Array type represented at []byte.

Which compiler are you using (5g, 6g, 8g, gccgo)?

Which operating system are you using?

Which version are you using?  (run 'go version')
go1.0.3 also tip (go version devel +073d912321cc)

Please provide any additional information below.
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@adg adg commented Jan 22, 2013

Comment 1:

Labels changed: added priority-later, packagebug, go1.1maybe, removed priority-triage, go1.1.

Status changed to Accepted.

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@rsc rsc commented Jan 31, 2013

Comment 2:

This issue was closed by revision 92bc896.

Status changed to Fixed.

@rsc rsc added this to the Go1.1 milestone Apr 14, 2015
@rsc rsc removed the go1.1maybe label Apr 14, 2015
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