[fpc-devel] Packed array of boolean

Florian Klaempfl florian at freepascal.org
Tue Apr 8 14:12:57 CEST 2008

Walker, David schrieb:

Please use fpc-pascal for user questions.

> The problem we've encountered is with "packed array of boolean".  The
> compiler seems to "pack" booleans 1 per byte, whereas our old
> compiler packed them one per bit, into the smallest size possible.


> So, am I overlooking something in TBits, or am I reduced to writing
> the bit-twiddling routines myself?  Or is there another approach
> someone can suggest?

Use bitpacked instead of packed.

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