[fpc-devel] Bug in SysUtils.GetTempFileName?

Daniël Mantione daniel.mantione at freepascal.org
Fri Sep 1 09:48:17 CEST 2006

Op Fri, 1 Sep 2006, schreef Sergei Gorelkin:

> function GetTempFileName(Dir,Prefix: PChar; uUnique: DWORD; TempFileName: PChar):DWORD;
> (note that it's not compatible with WinApi because 'stdcall' is
> missing!)

> Naturally, under Windows the function is not needed because it's contained in
> WinApi. But then function declaration in interface must also be wrapped into
> conditional section, otherwise how such code gets compiled?

There exists a wrapper in rtl/win/sysutils.pp, which is necessary because 
otherwise a "uses sysutils" would not be enough to use this function. Both 
the Windows specific and the platform independend one do not use syscall
and are therefore compatible with each other.


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