java.lang.StringIndexOutOfBoundsException: length=256; regionStart=0; regionLength=500

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, 1 year ago
length=256; regionStart=0; regionLength=500
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length=952; regionStart=93; regionLength=-94
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length=952; regionStart=93; regionLength=-94
via GitHub by noties
, 9 months ago
length=5; regionStart=0; regionLength=6
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java.lang.StringIndexOutOfBoundsException: length=256; regionStart=0; regionLength=500
at java.lang.String.startEndAndLength(
at java.lang.String.substring(
at android.os.Handler.handleCallback(
at android.os.Handler.dispatchMessage(
at android.os.Looper.loop(
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invokeNative(Native Method)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(

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