[fpc-devel] simple UTF tests

Pierre Free Pascal pierre at freepascal.org
Thu Jan 5 12:46:23 CET 2012

> > The Debugger does not show UTF-16-Strings correctly (it shows the same
> > result as pchar() ). Is this just a Lazarus problem, or does FPC need to
> > provide additional support for this ?
> No idea. Both are possible.
Recent GDB should support direct display of 16-bit strings
x /ws @StringVar
x /sw StringVar
depending on the type of StringVar ...

I have no idea if this is supported by Lazarus...

Pierre Muller
Pascal language maintainer for GNU Debugger GDB

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