[fpc-devel] Unicode and UTF8String

Felipe Monteiro de Carvalho felipemonteiro.carvalho at gmail.com
Mon Dec 1 13:28:25 CET 2008

On Mon, Dec 1, 2008 at 10:13 AM, Florian Klaempfl
<florian at freepascal.org> wrote:
> No, it will be RTLString which type depends on the OS.

Ok, so code would be something like this:

  OSString: RTLString;
  MyString: UTF8String;
  OSString := SomeRTLRoutine;
  MyString := OSString;


It will be funny to use a string type about which nothing is known. I
wonder if people will abuse this and start operating system dependent

Felipe Monteiro de Carvalho

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