An Experience with NSData, base64, and 3rd-Party Code

One modernization made in v4.0 was the conversion to NSData's new out-of-the-box base64 encoding and decoding capabilities. Trail Tracker uses base64 to store and export waypoint images. Trail Tracker had previously used Matt Gallagher's NSData base64 category for base64 encoding and decoding. Satisfying as it was to get rid of now-obsolete 3rd-party code, I faced an annoying surprise … Continue reading An Experience with NSData, base64, and 3rd-Party Code