[fpc-devel] Widestrings in win32

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Sat Jun 16 21:05:26 CEST 2007

> Op Sat, 16 Jun 2007, schreef Martin Schreiber:
> > Hi,
> > It seems that CG plans to implement an non BSTR widestring type for win32:
> > http://groups.google.ch/group/borland.public.delphi.non-technical/msg/7caeced42f1934a4?hl=en&
> > The introduced string handling for the "Unicode VCL" is equivalent to the 
> > string handling in MSEgui BTW.
> Noted. As COM incompatibilty seems preferable over not working 
> widestrings, shall I disable the winlikewidestring in 2.1.5?

Not working? Why is widestring not working? Moreover this would rule out
getting Delphi (existing Delphi) compatible in the 2.2 series?

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