[fpc-devel] Unicode resource strings

Michael Schnell mschnell at lumino.de
Tue Aug 21 14:22:17 CEST 2012

On 08/21/2012 11:22 AM, Mattias Gaertner wrote:
> Lazarus does not force "unicodestring" to anything for the simple
> reason, that it does not use it. It only provides some functions for
> converting UTF-8 to/from unicodestring.
> At the moment Lazarus does not even use UTF8String, because the RTL
> does not use it.
AFAIK, all the GUI related LCL calls use UTF8 in the parameters and 
results. OTOH all Delphi VCL GUI calls use 16 bit string encoding in the 
parameters and results.


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