[fpc-devel] Unicode resource strings
graemeg.lists at gmail.com
Tue Aug 21 15:46:28 CEST 2012
On 21 August 2012 14:13, Mattias Gaertner <nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de> wrote:
> One string type and native encoding. Do you mean the current AnsiString?
I meant a string type that changes it's encoding based on the platform
it is compiled for. UTF-16 under Windows, UTF-8 under others. The RTL
then uses that sinle string type throughout.
The Char type would be defined as String (max size in bytes of a
> I guess you mean UTF-16/UTF-8 depending on platform. That would be
> different character sizes, which means lots of IFDEFs in users code.
Why? Can you give an example where IFDEF's would be required?
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