[fpc-devel] Unicode resource strings

Martin Schreiber mse00000 at gmail.com
Mon Aug 20 06:52:23 CEST 2012

On Sunday 19 August 2012 09:41:48 Paul Ishenin wrote:
> 19.08.12, 15:18, Martin Schreiber wrote:
> > Hi,
> > In 2008 and 2011 there were threads about FPC and Unicode resource
> > strings with the conclusion that FPC does not support them.
> > Are Unicode resource strings implemented in FPC now? I did not find it in
> > documentation.
> At the moment FPC resource strings are still ansi strings even in delphi
> unicode mode.
Thanks Jonas and Paul.
Please permit a little comment. All what was missing for good multi language 
Unicode support in FPC after Florian and Peter implemented widestrings (which 
were reference counted on all platforms at the beginning!) are Unicode 
resource strings. Now, many years later, we still don't have Unicode resource 
strings but we have codepage aware 8-bit strings? I don't understand the 


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