[fpc-devel] Unicode support (again)

Michael Schnell mschnell at lumino.de
Tue Nov 11 10:51:34 CET 2008

> Object Pascal is a beautiful
> language because it does type handling for you - like your example of
> '+' for Integer or String types.  In the same way I would hope that
> FPC can handle the String type seamlessly for UTF-16 or UTF-8 -
> whichever encoding the FPC developers decide String type should be.
I feel that this _is_ possible without bad effects to FPC's / Lazarus' 
multi-platform paradigm (see the other mail in this thread). But of 
course it's a lot of work to make it happen ;).


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