[fpc-devel] TBytes

Martin Schreiber mse00000 at gmail.com
Tue Feb 28 07:29:10 CET 2012

Am 28.02.2012 08:06, schrieb Michael Schnell:
> On 02/28/2012 05:04 AM, Martin Schreiber wrote:
>> I read that we should use TBytes instead of AnsiString in order to
>> implement combined binary/character buffers with automatic memory
>> management.
> Why ?
Because of Delphi compatibility and code cleanness.

> To me ("Ansi"-) strings seem a lot more convenient in many cases (e.g.
> when implementing a kind of protocol on a Byte Stream.
Me too. :-)
Often we need to combine buffer data from binary pieces and character 


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