[fpc-devel] Unicode and UTF8String

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Mon Dec 1 21:17:56 CET 2008

In our previous episode, Jonas Maebe said:


> The advantage when using such a type is that you also only need to  
> convert it (internally, hidden from the user) on demand or when some  
> helper routine requires it (such as e.g. case-insensitive  
> comparisons). Otherwise, no conversion whatsoever is necessary.

Do they have some way to indicate that a procedure/method only supports a
certain encoding? Or do you have to manually force the encoding in that way?

I prefer a declarative way to solve this.

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