[fpc-devel] twide3.pp on windows
daniel.mantione at freepascal.org
Mon Jul 16 18:06:28 CEST 2007
Op Mon, 16 Jul 2007, schreef Yury Sidorov:
> The code page (locale) is set in Control Panel for whole user session (or
> whole system).
> It is not possible to set utf8 as locale.
I know. How do you set it to a specific locale for the current
> We can create flag in System unit which control how widestring<->ansistring
> should be performed to enable utf8 on Windows.
No, you cannot (at least not with full functionality), since uppercasing
and compare operations on UTF-8 ansistrings you need a Unicode library,
which Windows does only provide in UTF-16 flavour.
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