Non-ASCII identifiers (was: Re: [fpc-devel] Forwarded message about FPC status)

Martin lazarus at
Mon Dec 24 15:47:09 CET 2012

On 24/12/2012 13:05, Marco van de Voort wrote:
> In our previous episode, Martin said:
>> Hm that makes it easy to have an incomplete list, that could later
>> become a problem
>> half-width spaces etc..., control chars (RTL/LTR...), currently unused
>> codepoints (that could become anything in future...)
> Still shorter than what is allowed. And I'm pretty sure Delphi does it that
> way, it was said during the Delphi 2009 sales presentation iirc. (when they
> demonstrated unicode in source and object inspector)

If you use a utf8 lib, you can check attributes of each codepoint.. 
though that may be slower

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