[fpc-devel] Re: Unicode support (again)

petr.kristan at epos.cz petr.kristan at epos.cz
Tue Nov 11 10:18:48 CET 2008

On Tue, Nov 11, 2008 at 10:11:10AM +0100, Michael Schnell wrote:
>> See (including comments) http://www.jacobthurman.com/?p=30
> So it seems that the Type "String" in D2009 in fact is "WideString" and 
> same _does_ use surrogate pairs. This asks for even more unexpected 
> behavior that with FPC, with String seemingly still being ANSIString ;).
Yes. In D2009 String is UTF16String and Char is WideChar, sizeof(Char)=2.
I personally do not like this solution.


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