cpstrnew branch (was Re: [fpc-devel] Freepascal 2.4.0rc1 released)

Martin Schreiber fpmse at bluewin.ch
Tue Nov 10 19:54:49 CET 2009

On Tuesday 10 November 2009 19:08:45 Florian Klaempfl wrote:
> Where? A pure unicodestring routine won't get additional checks.
What is a "pure unicodestring routine"?

> > and more complicated address calculation.
> Where? Adding 16 instead of 12 makes no difference.
> The "major" difference will be the initialization of the additional
> fields and the increased memory requirement of 4 bytes per string.
OK, so you say that the processing of the new and the current UnicodeString 
and therefore the RTL and compiler procedures are identical with exception of 
the initialization of 4 bytes with a constant? Now that is exciting.


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