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iOS Objective-C Basics (Retired) Foundation Framework NSDictionary

Jimmy Boone
Jimmy Boone
8,940 Points

Am I missing some syntax?

From what I can tell I have followed the syntax for adding an object to a mutable dictionary, yet I am told that the year set is not correct, thought it is exactly what it says to make it. or am I just losing my mind!

nsdictionary.mm
NSDictionary *album = @{@"title":@"Abbey Road",@"artist":@"The Beatles"};

NSMutableDictionary *albumMutable = [NSMutableDictionary dictionaryWithDictionary:album];

[albumMutable setObject:@1969 forKey:@"year"];

1 Answer

Daniel Johnson
Daniel Johnson
104,131 Points

You almost had it. You just needed some quotes around your NSString for 1969.

nsdictionary.mm
NSDictionary *album = @{ @"title": @"Abbey Road", @"artist": @"The Beatles" };

NSMutableDictionary *albumMutable = [NSMutableDictionary dictionaryWithDictionary:album];

[albumMutable setObject:@"1969" forKey:@"year"];
Jimmy Boone
Jimmy Boone
8,940 Points

Ohhhhhh, I was treating it as a number, Thanks :)