[fpc-pascal] Empty string
geneb at deltasoft.com
Thu Mar 6 19:34:41 CET 2008
> I thought string should be accessed from 1 not 0 for compatibility.
> And it is what I am doing.
> for i := 1 to length(s) do ...
> so I am not sure that using s is safe
If memory serves, the  element was originally used to hold a byte that
was equivalent to the string length. This was in the Turbo Pascal days
though. I don't recall if that behavior was carried over into Delphi or
the Delphi mode of FPC.
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